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Tips for Fighting the Cold, Flu or Allergies this Winter

An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from allergies. That equals 17 million trips to the doctor each year and more than $7 billion in annual costs. That’s a lot of time and money! So what can proper diagnosis and treatment mean for year-round or seasonal sufferers?

The Healthy Moms Magazine recently asked Dr. Linda Dahl, a board certified otolaryngologist (ear, nose and throat doctor!) specializing in pediatrics and Mike Tringale, Vice President of External Affairs for the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)a few questions about the seasonal cold and allergies. Watch the video below to find out more about the seasonal cold and allergies.

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Cascia Talbert

Cascia Talbert is a devout Catholic, mother of five children, health and fitness enthusiast and positive parenting supporter. She is also the founder of the award winning online health, fitness, parenting and Christian faith magazine for moms, the Healthy Moms Magazine. She lives in the Chicago suburbs with her husband, five children and one spoiled cat. Her hobbies include gardening, country music, running, and playing her flute. Check out her first book, "Taking Care of your Family's Health and Well-being, Saints to Turn to and the Catholic Faith," available anywhere books are sold.