Seasonal allergies

Share information and find support here if you have seasonal allergies or care for a child who does.


sping allergies in full bloom - red, itchy eyes, dark circles

  • By forebenz · New reply April 16, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • Hello all - i've posted in other groups (eczema, etc...) about my son and his allergies, AD and exzema, but wanted some quick guidance/suggestions for what you all use for the pollen/ragweed rough seasonal ...

2013 Spring Allergy Capitals

  • By Talisa_Aafa · New reply April 8, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America revealed its new rankings for the 100 Spring Allergy Capitals naming the most challenging places to live for people with allergies in the spring. The top five ...

Started Qnasl and can't taste or smell?

  • By LisaLC · New reply March 9, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Has anyone else had this problem? If so, did it resolve and how long did it take? I only took 2 doses, and can't taste or smell anything. And I'm starting to panic ...

Info please

  • By atangolady · Posted November 26, 2012
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  • I have asthma and am being desensitized for dust, mold and trees. No nebulizer treatments in the last year so am doing better. My daughter also has asthma which is under control right now. She is in college ...

How do you control your allergies?

  • By Talisa_Aafa · New reply July 18, 2012
  • 3 replies
  • Do any of you have interesting and helpful tips for controlling allergies that you’d like to share? We’d love to hear from you ...

Tips to Control Your Allergies

  • By Talisa_Aafa · New reply July 18, 2012
  • 3 replies
  • Gesundheit! Hearing that a lot lately? Must be allergy season! There is no cure for your allergies, but some medications, such as antihistamines, help relieve sneezing, itching and runny noses. Call your ...

Allergies Out of Control - Need Advice

  • By mmkbrown · New reply May 21, 2012
  • 4 replies
  • Hi. I have indoor, seasonal and food allergies. I also have asthma. My allergies our out of control and I am having daily problems despite taking Xyzal, Allegra, Chlor-Trimeton, Patnase and Nasonex daily ...

Where to live?

  • By rangermarc · New reply April 29, 2012
  • 20 replies
  • I have been living in the Midwest with allergy induced asthma, etc for all my life and have reached the point where my quality of life has degraded so much that I am now a captive in my own home and unable ...

Control Your Nasal Allergies!

  • By Talisa_Aafa · Posted April 12, 2012
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  • Spring is here, and for 40+ million Americans, so are nasal allergies. Don’t wait for your symptoms to start before taking action. Instead, ditch the drip and get serious about nasal allergies at ...

Ditch the Drip: Get Serious About Nasal Allergies!

  • By Talisa_Aafa · Posted April 11, 2012
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  • AAFA is excited to announce today our partnership with Teva Respiratory and two-time Olympic gold medalist, Misty May-Treanor, on the Ditch the Drip: Get Serious about Nasal Allergies program! To learn ...

Allergy meds side effects

  • By Patcee · New reply April 10, 2012
  • 17 replies
  • My adult son is having a horrible allergy season this year. He is on synthroid and keppra for other condtions and fears taking anything for the allergies. Does anyone have suggestions about medcation ...

2012 Spring Allergy Capitals

  • By Talisa_Aafa · Posted March 20, 2012
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  • Today is the official start of spring. So get prepared by reading AAFA’s 2012 “Spring Allergy Capital” Rankings! This Year Knoxville, TN is still #1! What ranking is your city? Visit ...

Allergy medication & breastfeeding

  • By sophierich · New reply March 17, 2012
  • 4 replies
  • Anyone know what allergy medications are okay to take while breastfeeding ...

Dizziness & Allergies

  • By KansasGirl91 · New reply October 23, 2011
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  • Does anyone else feel dizzy/off balance with their allergies? I've been having this problem lately and it's driving me crazy! I only notice it while I'm walking. I take Zyrtec and Sudafed every day. What ...

Atypical Allergy Symptoms

  • By Girafferider · Posted October 7, 2011
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  • Does anyone else have atypical allergy symptoms (for example, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, nausea, tiredness ...

Allergies or Cold/Flu?

  • By Talisa_Aafa · Posted August 31, 2011
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  • Are you uncertain of whether you are suffering from allergies or flu/cold? Find out the differences to look for at =18&cont=480 ...

Prescription vs over the counter

  • By zhollywood · Posted August 26, 2011
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  • I have taken prescription Allegra D for over 10 years. It was the only one I tried that helped my eyes as well as everything else. When I found it to be over the counter - not even available at all by ...

Allergen information for other cities

  • By hoochbear · New reply April 21, 2011
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  • I see that the top 100 cities/areas for allergies are listed and updated annually or so. What about those of us who live in the other 250 - odd metro areas of the US? From what I can tell, we get NO coverage ...

Historical Data of Oak Pollen Season in Florida

  • By keikiplus2 · Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Does anyone know where I can find the historical data of when and how long the Oak pollen season was in Florida for the past few years ...

Does altitude or pressure affect your allergies?

  • By CRelacion · New reply March 23, 2011
  • 5 replies
  • Hi there, I'm new to this forum. I have had allergies both seasonal, pet, environmental since I was a little kid. I'm now 30. I was diagnosed with asthma 3 years ago. I'm going to see a neurologist in ...

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