Outdoor Allergy: Questions for Your Doctor

Are you headed to the doctor because you can't stop sneezing every time you go for a walk in the park? Take this list with you to make sure you get all your questions answered about outdoor allergies.

  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 medicine, what are the side effects?
  8. Are there other treatments that could help?
  9. Do you recommend allergy shots?
  10. Do I need allergy testing?
  11. How often do I need a checkup?
  12. Should I see a specialist?
WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar, MD on November 17, 2018

Sources

SOURCE:

FamilyDoctor.org: "Allergic Rhinitis: Questions to Ask Your Doctor."

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