Seasonal Allergy Facts

  • What causes seasonal allergies?

    Not spending enough time outdoors

    Spending too much time outdoors

    An immune system reaction

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  • What are common seasonal allergy symptoms?

    Itchynose, mouth, eyes, throat, skin, or any area

    Problems with smell

    Runny nose

    Sneezing

    Tearing eyes

    All of the above

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  • What else can cause allergy symptoms in some people?

    Dust mites

    Pet dander (dead skin that sheds)

    Mold

    A and B

    A, B, and C

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  • Your doctor can do tests to find out what causes your allergies.

    True

    False

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  • What can you do to avoid allergy triggers?

    Reduce dust and dust mitesin the home.

    Control moldsindoors and out.

    Learn when pollen counts are high and avoid being outdoors.

    Never go outside and get rid of your pets.

    A, B, and C.

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  • What produces the pollen that causes allergies?

    Trees that produce pollen in the spring

    Grasses that produce pollen during the late spring and summer

    Ragweed and other late-blooming plants that produce pollen in late summer and early autumn

    All of the above

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  • Pollen levels are highest on cool, damp, rainy days.

    True

    False

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  • Which can treat allergies?

    Eye drops

    Pills

    Injections

    Nasal sprays

    All of the above

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  • Allergy shots can treat severe seasonal allergies.

    True

    False

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