Guest Host: Jennice Fuentes

Spring strikes fear in most people afflicted with allergies and asthma, for whom swelling flower buds and spiking pollen counts mean weeks of sniffles, coughs and watery eyes. We go over the classic remedies for dealing with the change of seasons, and explore promising new research on treating and possibly curing common allergies.

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  • Dr. Floyd Malveaux Executive Director of the Merck Childhood Asthma Network, Inc.
  • Dr. Dean Metcalf Chief, Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health
  • Dr. Janine Van Lancker Assistant Professor of Medicine, Allergy and Sinus Center, George Washington University Medical Center

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