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    Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – Warning: Some Over-The-Counter, Popular Nasal Sprays May Be Addictive

Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – Warning: Some Over-The-Counter, Popular Nasal Sprays May Be Addictive

A warning Thursday for the many people using over-the-counter nasal sprays: One type has to be used very carefully. It can actually make your nasal stuffiness worse and create serious problems, including addiction. We’re in prime allergy season, so millions of people are using nasal sprays to relieve stuffiness. They are very effective and safe when used as directed, and that’s the key, because they can have some surprising side effects. Whether it’s all the pollen in the air during spring allergy season, or just a plain old head cold, nasal congestion is one of the most […]
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    Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – What’s To Blame For This Year’s Unusually Strong Allergy Season?

Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – What’s To Blame For This Year’s Unusually Strong Allergy Season?

Link to Video: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2018/05/09/whats-to-blame-for-this-years-unusually-strong-allergy-season/
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    Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – Along With Warmer Temperatures, Spring May Bring Allergies, Sleep Disturbances

Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – Along With Warmer Temperatures, Spring May Bring Allergies, Sleep Disturbances

Link to Video: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2016/03/07/daylight-saving-time-spring-allergies/
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    Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – In Search Of The Perfect Christmas Tree? Experts Offer Advice On Freshness, And Allergies

Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – In Search Of The Perfect Christmas Tree? Experts Offer Advice On Freshness, And Allergies

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Dr. Bassett on CBS New York – Summer Fixes For Sunburns

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    Dr. Cliff Bassett Reviews Allergy Season in NYC on New York CBS Local News

Dr. Cliff Bassett Reviews Allergy Season in NYC on New York CBS Local News

By |April 13th, 2015|Allergic Living, Allergy News, Allergy Tips, CBS New York, Outdoor Allergies|Comments Off on Dr. Cliff Bassett Reviews Allergy Season in NYC on New York CBS Local News
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    Earlier, Longer Allergy Season Coming: Inside The Pollen Tsunami

Earlier, Longer Allergy Season Coming: Inside The Pollen Tsunami

Dr. Bassett says a lot of people have no idea they have allergies and now’s the time they’re going to feel the pain. “In many of our patients, three out of four who have seasonal allergies have indoor allergies and they rev up in the months of October and November. With less ventilation in the homes, offices, windows are closed more exposure to indoor allergens,” Dr. Bassett said. Read More: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/11/07/doctors-pollen-tsunami-makes-allergy-season-start-earlier-stick-around-longer/

Vitamin D To Help Fight Asthma?

  Watch Dr. Clifford Bassett on CBS New York, discuss the beneifits of Vitamin D and how it could help people with asthma.

Dr. Bassett Discusses Nickel Allergies on CBS New York

Medical Journal: Electronic Devices Can Cause Nickel Allergies To Flare Up Some Phones, Tablets, Computers Can Cause Redness, Itchiness, Blisters, Swelling We use our electronic devices for all sorts of things – from talking and looking up information to playing games. But as CBS 2’s Elise Finch reported Monday, the frequent use of such gadgets is actually making some people sick. Smartphones, tablets and laptops are the devices that keep us connected. But as an article in the most recent issue of the journal Pediatrics pointed out, one 11-year-old boy’s persistent […]

Dr Bassett on New 12 to Reveal Why Harsh a Winter Could Make for Worse Allergies

KEYC – Mankato News, Weather, Sports – The first signs of spring are here, but those buds on the trees bring pollen. Dr. Clifford Bassett says the wet weather this winter primed the trees and cold temperatures delayed the start of allergy season . “Now all of the tree pollen and the budding trees are ready to go and they are pollinating very aggressively. There is a pollen burst going on right now.” The biggest culprits this time of year are trees and grasses as well as mold. Experts say people with allergies should check pollen counts before heading out. “Pollen, […]
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