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Outdoor Allergy: Questions for Your Doctor

  1. Am I allergic to pollen?
  2. Is there a season when my symptoms will be worse?
  3. Is there anything I can do to prevent them?
  4. How can I protect myself when I'm outside?
  5. Are there things I can do at home?
  6. Will an over-the-counter or prescription medication help?
  7. If I need medication, what are the side effects?
  8. Are there other treatments that could help?
  9. Do you recommend allergy shots?
  10. Could I be allergic to other things? Should I be worried in the future?
  11. Do I need allergy testing?
  12. How often do I need a check-up?
  13. Should I see a specialist?

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Stanley M. Fineman, MD, MBA on November 20, 2014

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