Allergies

Pollen season isn’t the only time allergies can disrupt your day to day. Read more about what could be the cause of your allergy symptoms.

The 7 Best Nasal Sprays for Allergies

Nasal spray can help reduce allergy symptoms, like congestion and sinus pressure. Breathe easier with these allergist-recommended nasal sprays.

Is It Hives or a Rash? Here’s How to Tell the Difference

When your skin is red, itchy, and irritated, it could be a rash or it might be hives.


7 Foods That Can Make Your Allergies Worse

Wine, spicy wings, and other surprising things that you may want to cut back on during allergy season.


The 9 Best Air Purifiers for Pets

Our experts picked the best air purifiers for pet owners. Here's how they can rid the air in your...


Allergy Symptoms Hijacking Your Day? 10 Things to Try

Doctors offer their tips for how to cope with allergy symptoms at work, from tidying your desk to investing in an air...

Indoor Allergens: 9 Common Allergy Triggers and What To Do About Them

Here are the most common indoor allergy triggers and the best strategies to reduce your exposure to home allergens like...


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Does Sunlight Give You Hives? 5 Things to Know About Solar Urticaria

Turns out you can be allergic to sunlight. Known as solar urticaria, these are the causes, symptoms, and treatments of...

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10 Products That Help You Get Rid of Dust Mites

Dust mites trigger allergy and asthma symptoms in many people. Here are the pillow and mattress covers, vacuum cleaners, detergents,...


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Do You Get Hives in the Cold? 7 Things to Know About Cold Urticaria

Some people get hives in cold water or weather, known as cold urticaria. Here are pictures of cold urticaria, as...


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Everything Veterinarians Want You to Know About Hypoallergenic Dogs

The idea of a dog that doesn't cause allergies is compelling—but the truth is that even hypoallergenic dogs can trigger...


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Are There Hypoallergenic Cats? 7 Allergy-Friendly Cat Breeds

There's no such thing as a truly hypoallergenic cat, but some breeds are better than others for people who have...

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7 Best Hypoallergenic Pillows for People With Allergies

Allergies can often be debilitating to deal with, but making simple lifestyle changes, such as choosing the right hypoallergenic...


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Can Allergies Make You Tired? 7 Things Allergists Need You to Know

Do your allergies make you feel exhausted—but also unable to sleep well at night? Experts weigh in on allergy-related fatigue...


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6 HEPA Filter Vacuums for People With Allergies

Keeping your house clean can prevent breathing troubles—but not if your vacuum releases allergens back into the air. Here's...


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9 Ways to Get Rid of Hives Fast According to Experts

Soothe itchy skin and ease discomfort with these expert-recommended methods for treating hives—from home remedies to prescription meds.


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7 Reasons You Get Hives on Your Face—and What to Do About Them

Hives can show up on various parts of your body, including your face. Check out how to identify the...

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What Causes Hives? Everything You Need to Know About Urticaria

Hives, or urticaria, are a common allergic reaction. Here are pictures of hives, what triggers them, and how to treat...


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Have a Severe Reaction to a Bug Bite? It Could Be Papular Urticaria

Itchy, red bumps with fluid-filled blisters—these are the signs of papular urticaria, an allergic reaction to a bug bite....


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What Is Skin Writing? Everything You Need to Know

Red, raised, itchy, and swollen skin from light touch can be a sign of dermatographic urticaria—aka skin writing....


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How to Patch Test Skin Products to See If You’re Allergic

It can be hard to predict how your skin will react to a new skin care product, but a...


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Are At-Home Allergy Tests Accurate? Here’s What Allergists Say

There's a dizzying array of at-home allergy tests. Find out if the convenience is worth the cost. Here's what...


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Loss of Smell: Is It Seasonal Allergies or Covid-19?

Is your loss of smell seasonal allergies or Covid-19? Allergists explain the differences and offer allergy relief...


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These 9 Foods Are the Most Common Causes of Food Allergies

Although you can be allergic to any food, these are the most common food allergies. Here's what


Do Car Air Purifiers Really Work?

Allergens, odors, pollution, and Covid-19 are just a few reasons you may want a car air purifier. But whether...

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Do Personal Air Purifiers Work? What to Know Before You Buy

A personal air purifier can improve the indoor air quality of your surroundings. Here's what makes some devices effective...


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7 Best Air Purifiers for Mold, According to Experts

Reduce mold in your home for better respiratory health. These air purifiers for mold meet our experts' standards...


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If You Have Winter Allergies, Here’s Why and What Experts Recommend

Seasonal allergies don't just happen in the spring and fall. Learn about the symptoms of winter allergies, as well...


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What You Need to Know About Ozone Air Purifiers

An ozone air purifier, or ozone generator, can only remove certain pollutants in the air, not including dust or...


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Do UV Air Purifiers Really Work?

An UV air purifier claims to clean the air in your home and kill airborne viruses, like Covid-19,...


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Don’t Let Your Home Make Your Fall Allergies Worse

Just because you're waving goodbye to summer doesn't mean hay fever goes with it. Here's how to allergy-proof every room...