The 411 on Seasonal Allergies

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Common Treatment

For those of us with minor symptoms, grinning and bearing it may work. Over-the-counter antihistamines such as Zyrtec and Benadryl and some decongestants do the trick for those with mild symptoms. For those with more serious symptoms, doctors may prescribe steroids, inhalers, acupuncture and allergy shots. Learn more about a range of allergy treatments here

 

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