Allergic rhinitis, more commonly known as Hay Fever, is an allergy that is caused due to irritants affecting the nose. Common irritants include dust mites, pollen, animal hair, fur and molds. Hay Fever is very commonly associated with spring and summer due to the increased reaction people have to grass pollen; however hay fever can occur at any time.
Symptoms of hay fever include –
· Congestion/Runny Nose
· Itchiness in throat, eyes, skin or ears
· Watery eyes
In some cases, a more severe forms may take place that makes the sufferer feel physically ill and keep them from sleeping or concentrating. This can also lead to fatigue and chronic irritation.
A skin or blood test can be used to determine the allergy. The best way to avoid attacks of hay fever is to identify your irritants and avoid them. In cases where that may not be possible, it is best to seek the advice of a doctor.
Here at Silver Spring, Maryland our team of experts performs precise diagnosis and prescribes effective treatment for hay fever
. Simply visit www.bestallergyclinic.com or call us at 240-558-3130 and get on the path to well-being.