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A 37-year-old member asked:

I think i'm allergic to grass. is there any way to cure this?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Allergy and Immunology 34 years experience
Not exactly: Grass pollen allergy is quite common. While there is no "cure" for pollen allergies, allergy injections using grass pollen extract can decrease symptoms about 80+% in about 80% of people such that less medication is required. Other treatments than can lessen symptoms include antihistamines and topical nasal steroid sprays. Soon there will be a tablet for desensitization rather than injections.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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