Allergies - A reaction in a person who is sensitive to that substance. It can be caused by pollen, food, or many other things. Different people can be allergic to different things.

Some symptoms of allergies are sneezing, coughing, wheezing, swollen lips, rashes, stomach aches, hives, hives and many more. Some symtoms can vary.

People it Affects
Allergies are more common in children. Children and babies can develop an allergy at any time. But not just kids can get allergies, anyone can get them. People can be born with a allergy, but you can also develop them as you get older.

To avoid an allergic reaction, stay away from the allergen that you are allergic to and that cause problems.

  • Antihistamine drugs - Antihistamine drugs are drugs that stop the histamines and relieve allergy symptoms.
  • Decongerstants - They reduce the swelling in your nose. They make it so it is easier to breathe.
  • Anti-inflammatory - They help control swelling and inflammation. These can be used to treat a lot of allergies.

These are just some examples of treatments. There are many more than this. Different treatments are used for different allergies.

Different Types of Allergies
  • Hay Fever - When you have this disease, it feels like you have a cold and it comes at the same time every year. It is caused by allergies.
  • Ragweed
  • Food Allergies - One of the most common food allergies is a peanut butter allergy.
  • Pollen
  • Grasses, trees, and other plants
  • Spores
  • Molds
  • And many more. Different people are allergic to different things.

Risk Factors
  • not knowing that you're allergic to something
  • not getting allergy shots annually
  • being near what you're allergic to

How Can People Manage Their Condition?
To manage your condition, you should stay away from the thing that you're allergic to. Don't have things in your house that you're allergic to. If you're allergic to dust, clean your house regularly. Also, you should get allergy shots annually.