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Hay Fever Attacks Nearly 40% of Japan’s Population

The annual season of runny noses and itching around the eyes has already gotten underway in the west and is now making its way east across Japan.

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Kristen BarrettKristen Barrett

Kristen is a Michigan-born, LA-based writer. She studied abroad in Japan during college and taught English ...

Yasu MatsunoYasu Matsuno

Founder of Japan Insider (Previously known as Ryu Tokyo). Japanese-born entrepreneur. Spent his life around...

Mark KennedyMark Kennedy

Mark Kennedy is a native of Chicago who has spent more than 20 years living, studying and working in J...

Caryn CarmonaCaryn Carmona

Caryn Carmona is a freelance artist. She has been doing independent work for 12 years and has lived in...

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Born in England, Julian is a writer, videographer & musician living in Tokyo. When he's not drinking cop...

Christian DakinChristian Dakin

Christian Dakin is a south Georgia-born writer, designer, and translator currently based out of Tokyo, Ja...

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