Pollen allergy - does it really exist?
In Germany in particular, the pollen season has started and the allergy strikes again. Pollen allergy, also known as hay fever, affects 15% of the population in Germany. What you should use propolis during this time and what advantages it has, we will explain in this article.
What is pollen?
Pollen comes from Latin and means something like very fine flour or flour dust. They are formed in the stamens of seed plants and are mealy. They contain the male genome of seed plants and consist of pollen grains. Transmission to other plants occurs through insects or the wind.
Pollen allergy in medicine
A pollen allergy can be very distressing for a person. It can cause many different symptoms like sneezing, headache, rash, itching, etc. In the high season, these symptoms persist and this can have an extreme impact on the quality of life of the respective person, since the ability to socialize suffers when the symptoms are severe. In medicine, drugs such as eye drops, nasal sprays and antihistamines are prescribed for pollen allergies.
The reasons for pollen allergy
As already mentioned, the reasons for a pollen allergy are mostly hereditary. In rare cases, however, allergies can also occur under severe stress. However, it is also being discussed that allergies are increasing due to environmental pollution. The trigger of hay fever is plant pollen or pollen that swirls in the air. These are special proteins in the pollen.
Symptoms of pollen allergy
The symptoms of a pollen allergy can be varied:
- tingling in the nose or eyes
- skin rash
- difficult breathing
- sneezing and runny nose
- Conjunctivitis, among others, are the well-known complaints.
Propolis throat spray with honey soothes the throat area. It has no additives, preservatives, no glucose, no sugar, no GMO, no PA and PAH. It is a natural source of antioxidants.
The propolis spray is for local use in the nose. It helps to regulate the natural moisture content of the nasal mucous membranes.
Propolis tincture 10% is water soluble and contains phenolic and flavonoid substances. It can be easily dripped into water for oral use, added to toothpaste for oral hygiene, or gargled.
The 20% propolis tincture is more concentrated than the 10%. Propolis prevents invaders in the hive and keeps it germ-free and hygienic.
Pollen allergy and propolis and the use of propolis
The advantages of our propolis nasal sprays and propolis throat sprays include the unlimited duration of use, the naturalness and the freedom from drugs of the products.
When using it is recommended to combine propolis nasal and throat spray with propolis drops orally.
What Does Science Say About Pollen Allergy And The Benefits Of Propolis?
Some pre-clinical studies show that propolis products have good therapeutic effects against allergic inflammations, food allergies, allergic rhinitis, asthma and others.
As a supplement to therapy, propolis is very suitable for alleviating various pathological conditions. Other scientific studies show that giving propolis nasal spray brings significant improvements. As a conclusion, it can be said that propolis nasal spray effectively improves recovery from infectious AR and cold symptoms in children.
If you want to learn more about scientific studies, please feel free to contact us.