Tears in your beer

We’re in the middle of one of the worst allergy seasons in years.  Whether you blame it on the snowy winter, a dry April or climate change, the sneezing, wheezing and headaches have been unbearable.  And believe it or not, consuming alcohol can make your symptoms worse.  Here’s something I bet you didn’t know, alcohol (wine, beer and liquor) contains histamine.  Yup, that same chemical that causes your body to produce those allergy symptoms can be found in your favorite drink.  Life can be so unfair sometimes…

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