House pets and hay fever; some practical tips!

Pet “dander” is an animal’s dead skin cells. Dander is attached to the pet’s hair and can trigger typical symptoms of hay fever, including itchy nose, sneezing and itchy, watery eyes. The problem with pet allergens As pet’s dander is shed, it is deposited onto, and into, soft furnishings including cushions, carpets, bedding, as well [...]

By |September 25th, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Child Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Useful travel tips for long haul flights

Travelling by air has never been more popular, but with the increase in long-distance flights it’s important to remain vigilant about keeping healthy while in the air. Here’s a few travel tips to help you arrive in your best shape to enjoy your holiday destination. Travel broadens the mind, but it also may, of course, pose a [...]

By |September 21st, 2017|Health, Travel Health|0 Comments

Training with hay fever; making the most of your sports performance

The physical, social and mental benefits of regular exercise are well known, but how do you maintain your interest in sport and training if it is impacted by hay fever? Particularly when many of us enjoy the opportunity to train and play sport outdoors in the warmer Spring weather. Whether it’s cricket, cycling, tennis, touch [...]

By |September 19th, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Health|0 Comments

Flo Kids Saline Nasal Sprays by Imperfect Mummy (and her two boys!)

With the cold weather about lately it seems everyone has been suffering from snotty noses, colds and for some of the really unlucky, a lingering viral infection. My boys have been no exception. They don’t get ill very often but they both were a write-off for a good week with horrible colds and temperatures. Luckily [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Reviews|0 Comments

Hay fever hygiene and getting a good night’s sleep!

While many of us look forward to seeing Spring blossom and warmer, sunny days, for many the “hay fever and allergy season” is approached with dread. But there are a number of practical, routine steps you can take for yourself and/or your family members that can help ease this seasonal discomfort. Allergic rhinitis (commonly referred [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Child Health, Health|0 Comments

Hay fever and allergies – a correct diagnosis matters

Allergic rhinitis – the low down  Allergic rhinitis is more commonly known as hay fever and it affects about 18% of Australians, both young and old. Contrary to the commonly used name, it is not caused by hay, nor does it result in a fever. If your eyes or your nose come into contact with [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Child Health, Colds Sinusitis|0 Comments

What you can do to prepare yourself for hay fever season

If you suffer from seasonal hay fever, you know how irritating the symptoms can be each Spring. Here are 10 top tips that will help you and your family make it through this hay fever season with your sanity intact. 1. Monitor the Pollen Forecast. Did you know that there are sites available that will [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Child Health|0 Comments

Top 5 tips for dealing with hay fever this season

Allergy season is almost here again. Perhaps you struggle to find effective solutions that help manage your hay fever, but you can make a difference this year! There are some easy ways you can help keep sneezing, itchy, watery eyes and runny noses away this season. Before we talk about how you can better manage [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Allergies Hayfever, Health|0 Comments

Flo Baby and Kids Saline Nasal Sprays – Review By Facebook Mums

Mums love Flo Baby and Kids Saline Nasal sprays for so many reasons but they particularly love how effective it is for general snottiness, colds and allergies, how it can be sprayed at any angle and that they are more than happy to to use it. "We love Flo because it helps clear my son's [...]

By |August 10th, 2017|Reviews|0 Comments

6 good sleep habits for everyone!

Here are our six easy tips for you and the family to help get good sleep habits. 1) Go to bed at the same time each night - This is especially important during the week when most people cannot afford a sleep-in and have work or school commitments the next day. Regular bedtimes help the body [...]

By |November 22nd, 2016|Allergies Hayfever, Child Health, Colds Sinusitis, Health|0 Comments