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10 foods that cause bloating

You know the symptoms: you start the day with a flat stomach, but as the day progresses your belly starts to swell until you look like you're pregnant. Here's some help.

5 common winter allergies and how to manage them

While most of us associate allergies with spring, there are a number of allergens that trigger flare ups in winter too. Here are five common causes of winter allergies and how to manage them.

Allergic to Christmas?

'Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry, but make sure you don't sniffle and sneeze your way through the holidays.

Are you allergic to your make-up?

Most women wouldn’t dare face the day without a hint of Chanel, a stroke of Revlon or a touch of Bobby Brown but most do not realise that make-up can cause allergic reactions, eye infections and other serious health problems.

Don't let allergies ruin your date

The last thing you need when you go out on a date is an allergic reaction, especially if it's triggered by flowers or chocolates. Here's how to cope.

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Dr Morris is the Principal Allergist at the Cape Town and Johannesburg Allergy Clinics with postgraduate diplomas in Allergology, Dermatology, Paediatrics and Family Medicine dealing with both adult and childhood allergies.

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