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Phototherapy for Nasal Allergy Symptoms

 
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Koreck A et al, “Effects of intranasal phototherapy on nasal mucosa in patients with allergic rhinitis”, J Photochem Photobiol B. 2007 Dec 14; 89(2-3): 163-9.

Kemeny L et al, “Ultraviolet light phototherapy for allergic rhinitis”, J Photochem Photobiol B. 2007 Apr 2; 87(1): 58-65.

Csoma Z et al, “PUVA treatment of the nasal cavity improved the clinical symptoms of allergic rhinitis and inhibits the immediate-type hypersensitivity reaction in the skin”, J Photochem Photobiol B. 2006 Apr 3; 93(1): 21-6.

Phototherapy for skin allergies:
https://www.empowher.com/news/herarticle/2010/03/04/why-tanning-beds-clear-skin-rashes

Video of the Rhinolight in use:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ln-eApbOXiU

Linda Fugate is a scientist and writer in Austin, Texas. She has a Ph.D. in Physics and an M.S. in Macromolecular Science and Engineering. Her background includes academic and industrial research in materials science. She currently writes song lyrics and health articles.

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