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Nose sprays, oral medication, immunotherapy, supplements -- which allergy treatment is best for you? Read about the different allergy treatment options to get informed.

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Diagnosing Allergies

It can be easy to tell if you have an allergy or not. But diagnosing why and where an allergy is coming from is important in the treatment process.


Could washing dishes by hand lead to fewer allergies?

 Could washing dishes by hand lead to fewer allergies?

Allergies are never fun to deal with. But could washing dishes by hand lead to fewer allergies? Find out at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What are some of the best ways to treat springtime allergies?

 What are some of the best ways to treat springtime allergies?

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What does epinephrine do for anaphylaxis?

 What does epinephrine do for anaphylaxis?

Do you know what epinephrine does for anaphylaxis? Find out what epinephrine does for anaphylaxis in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Is there a treatment for allergies to penicillin?

 Is there a treatment for allergies to penicillin?

Is there a treatment for allergies to penicillin? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn if there is a treatment for allergies to penicillin. See more »

Is there a nasal steroid that can trigger allergies?

 Is there a nasal steroid that can trigger allergies?

Is there a nasal steroid that can trigger allergies? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn if there is a nasal steroid that can trigger allergies. See more »

What are some amoxicillin allergy symptoms?

 What are some amoxicillin allergy symptoms?

Amoxicillin belongs to the same family of drugs as penicillin. Learn about amoxicillin allergy symptoms in this article. See more »

Are there any treatments for hay fever?

 Are there any treatments for hay fever?

are there any treatments for hay fever? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn if there are any treatments for hay fever. See more »

What should you do if you have an anaphylaxis reaction?

 What should you do if you have an anaphylaxis reaction?

What should you do if you have an anaphylaxis reaction? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn what you should do if you have an anaphylactic reaction in this article. See more »

 Which allergy test applies test extracts of suspected allergies to a patient's skin?

Which allergy test applies test extracts of suspected allergies to a patient's skin? Learn which test applies test extracts to a patient's skin here. See more »

Will nasal spray help ward off allergies?

 Will nasal spray help ward off allergies?

There are four basic types of nasal spray. Learn whether nasal spray will help ward off allergies in this article. See more »