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A 36-year-old member asked:

How can i prevent a bad pollen allergy?

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Dr. Neil Kao
Dr. Neil Kaoanswered
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
Avoid triggers: There are four steps to minimizing a bad allergic reaction to anything. First, educate yourself about the problems and treatments. Second, avoid the cause as much as possible. Third, use medications preventatively to reduce the immune reaction. Fourth, if available, consider allergen immunotherapy to also reduce the immune reaction.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

How to prevent pollen allergy from ruining my childs fun?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 28 years experience
See below: You can treat your child with otc allergy medications, and treat him prior to exposure.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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