Attention Runny Nose Sufferers!


By Brittany Cooper

Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV) Do you possess symptoms of chronic nasal congestion or have a runny nose and want to know what it means?

Well, there's an allergy seminar coming up in a few weeks that might be of interest to you.

Dr. Russell Mayes, of St. Luke's Clinic Ear, Nose and Throat, will be hosting the seminar at St. Luke's.

He says there will be a formal presentation as well as skin testing for the most common allergens.

Some of the most common sources for allergies in southern Idaho include grasses, weeds, such as ragweed and trees.

Dr. Mayes adds, "a lot of allergies people don't realize are one of the most common causes of chronic sinus infection so if somebody has frequent sinus infections and trying to figure out why, allergies in adults is the most common cause. Whereas in children, viruses are the most common cause of sinus infectons."

The Allergy Seminar is coming up on Tuesday, August 21st.

The event begins at 6:30 p.m. And it will be held at St. Luke's Magic Valley in the Oak rooms.

Anybody is welcome to attend the seminar. Space is limited so please call 814–0095 to register.

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