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Seasonal allergies

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -  Allergies are back and Dr. David Boyd is on the case.

The symptoms include runny nose, congestion, rash, itchy and watery eyes, sneezing and coughing. They can mimic a cold or flu.

Avoid spending time outdoors. Use a hepa filter in your house.

Vacuum daily to eliminate dust, pet dander and pollen.

Use a drug store antihistamine.

If you still have symptoms see your physician there are some great prescription medicines available. There is no need to suffer!

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