Modern diseases in Japan: Hay fever / Pollen allergy

You may see lots Japanese people are wearing mask these days.


Research* shows that 32.2 percent of Japanese have symptoms of hay fever now. It’s an allergy which is caused by the pollen of certain plants coming into contact with the mucous membranes of human noses and eyes. It’s such a common problem in Japan that these days the weather forecasts also include a pollen dispersal forecast.

This kind of device would help…..


If you go to eye-glasses store, you may see the eye protect glasses.


This is the nose plug.


This is the medication to apply inside nose.


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