Success Stories

Conquering your allergies, sinus and asthma problems can be a long, tedious and sometimes scary journey. But many of you have made it! Even with the best medicines and products available, allergies are rarely completely eliminated (and we’d like to hear from those of you who make that claim). But, you can get to a level of health that you never knew was possible. Inspire fellow members with your success stories. Tell us your journey; how bad it was when you started, what you did about it, and how healthy you are now by comparison.

Success Story By: Laurie Emerson
Date Submitted: March 29, 2000

With four children and two adults who all have severe allergies and also in the military life…
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Success Story By: Marianne Stevens
Date Submitted: February, 14 2000

I began my fight with allergies in childhood, sneezing, stuffiness, the usual misery. The worst was when my eyes swelled shut from bug bites. I longed for the time that I turned twelve and was old enough to begin taking allergy medicine…
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Success Story By: Jennifer B.
Date Submitted:January, 25 2000

I have had Asthma and allergies all of my life. It was not until I was 20 years old that I found out how bad my allergies were….
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Success Story By: Shelly Charlesworth
Date Submitted: Nov. 1, 1999
I am a great advocate of pulsatile nasal irrigation. Nasal irrigation daily should be tried by anyone with sinus or allergy problems.

I just turned 52 and I’ve been an elementary school teacher for the last 26 years. I suffered serious sinus problems and ended up having 3 sinus surgeries!! I also became very depressed due to continual illness. I had ethmoid & sphneoid sinus problems and a deviated septum…
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Success Story By: Sharon Ross
Date Submitted: Nov. 1, 1999

I have had allergy symptoms all of my life, although my allergies were not diagnosed until I was 13. At that time, I was put on allergy shots, but my symptoms, especially the congestion and sneezing got progressively worse…
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Success Story By: Mercia Tapping
Date Submitted: Sept. 10, 1999

In 1995, I was starting to get desperate. I had woken up with a crashing headache over a ten-year period, was addicted to ‘some pretty heavy duty painkillers,’ and nobody seemed to know the cause . I went to eighteen different doctors, all swore they knew what was wrong…
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