Spring Allergies Directory
Spring is the time of year that we normally think of when it comes to seasonal allergies. As the trees start to bloom and the pollen becomes airborne, allergy sufferers begin their annual ritual of sniffling and sneezing. Each year, 35 million Americans fall prey to seasonal allergic rhinitis, more commonly known as hay fever. Although there is no cure for spring allergies, there are a number of ways to combat them, from medication to household habits. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about spring allergies, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
When is Allergy Season?
Your allergy season depends on where you live and what triggers your allergies. WebMD explains.
Common Allergy Triggers
WebMD provides a comprehensive overview of common allergy triggers, including pollen, pet dander, mold, dust mites, insect stings, latex, foods, and drugs.
Do I Need a Pill or a Nasal Spray for My Allergies?
Get relief from sneezing, itching, and a stuffy or runny nose that allergies can cause. See your options when it comes to nasal sprays and antihistamine pills.
An Asthma Glossary of Terms
A glossary of terms and definitions associated with asthma is provided by WebMD.
How to Survive Spring Allergy Season
Get tips on how to manage your hay fever with drugs, nasal sprays, allergy shots, and more.
7-Day Menu for Spring Allergy Season
Research suggests that following the right diet may help ease allergy symptoms in some people.
What Will Help My Spring Allergies?
Suffer from seasonal allergies? Here’s how to get fast, easy relief.
Get Ready for Spring Allergy Season
If you or your child has allergies, it’s important to prepare for a rise in pollen, bees, and even trigger foods in the spring.
Get an Allergy Free Home by Spring Cleaning.
Spring cleaning is key to removing your home of all allergy triggers. Get all the tips you need to do it without sneezing.
The Truth About Allergies
We separate fact from fiction about identifying allergy triggers and what you can do to stop them in their tracks.
Neti Pots Use Instructions
Learn how an ancient method of flushing your sinuses can keep your nose clear.
Outdoor Exercise and Allergies
Don’t let seasonal allergies bring your workout routine to a halt. Learn how to stay in the game all year long.
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Top Allergy Kit Must-Haves
Be prepared for your next allergy attack no matter where you go. See which medicines you need in your allergy kit to help relieve symptoms.
10 Worst Cities for Spring Allergies
Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America lists the top 10 "spring allergy capitals." Did your hometown make the list? WebMD has the details.
How to be Prepared for Severe Allergies at School
Find out how to go back to school with serious allergies. See how to minimize allergens, how to safely keep epinephrine at school, and more.
Common Allergy Triggers
From pollen and pets to food and bugs, find out the most common things that can trigger allergy symptoms.
Plagued by Pollen
Test your knowledge with this WebMD quiz about the causes of and relief from seasonal allergies.
The Facts on Sneezing
Sneezes happen. Wonder why? Test your achoo IQ in this WebMD quiz.
Do You Know the Facts About Allergies?
Allergies can range from mildly annoying to life-threatening. Take this quiz to test your allergy IQ.
Cold vs Allergies. Do You Know the Difference?
Do you have a cold or allergies? Take this quiz and find out.