(London Standard) Having a healthy sex life could help alleviate hay fever symptoms, according to a team of scientists.
Researchers in Iran found that the reproductive system is linked to the nasal system.
They said that sex constricts blood vessels in the nose and eyes, which causes eyes to stop streaming and helps unblock stuffy noses.
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The team at Tabriz Medical University admit they have not yet conducted clinical trials to test their hypotheses. However, if they are proved right, they could help reduce reliance on antihistamine drugs.