Hello and welcome to the Health Hits podcast.
As Spring and Summer approach the dreaded Hay Fever that affects so many of us raises its head. First described by John Bostock in 1819 we now understand that pollen drives is and there are so many effective treatments out there.
This episode explores how pollen affects the body and how antihistamine, eye drops, nasal steroid sprays and inhalers can minimise the symptoms.
We also discuss allergy in general and touch on the future of Hay Fever treatments.