Allergy Essentials

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Allergies can be uncomfortable and hit you when you least expect them . Knowing specifically what you are allergic to, and what triggers or environments to avoid, can be tricky or downright impossible.

Did you know you can be professionally diagnosed through an allergy test, to find out specifically what you should be avoiding? Learn more.

Woman pinching her nose and touching her temple

Have you ever experienced pressure in your sinuses? If you have, you may remember that it can be uncomfortable and painful. Sinus pressure occurs for many reasons such as allergies and the common cold. Regardless of its cause, sinus pressure can put a wrench in your daily routine, causing pain and making it hard to focus. Learn more.

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Some of the most uncomfortable allergy symptoms you may experience are the ones that affect your eyes; this can make them appear red, and feel itchy or sore with irritation. And since you rely on your eyes to navigate just about every aspect of the world, you’re probably looking to find some relief. Read more to find out how.

Woman with runny nose and a tissue

You don’t think a lot about your nose—until it’s stuffed, runny, or itchy (or maybe all three). But what’s causing these irritations? Trying to find out what’s responsible for your nasal passage woes can be tricky when there are many factors, including allergies. Learn more.

Women coughing with a blanket wrapped around herself

We’re all familiar with allergies triggering symptoms such as sneezing, watery and itchy eyes, and hives. While these are some of the most common allergy symptoms, they are not the only ones we may encounter. Did you know that unexpected symptoms such as coughs and headaches can also be triggered by allergies? Learn more in this article.

Women touching her throat with a blanket wrapped around

An irritated throat can be itchy, swollen, scratchy or just uncomfortable. And if you’ve ever caught a cold, then chances are you’ve probably battled an itchy, throat. But what are some of the tell-tale signs to help differentiate between a cold and an allergy related itchy, sore throat? Read more to understand the itchy throat symptom!

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During allergy season, you can rely on Reactine® by taking it once daily, any time of day for symptom relief. However, you should not depend solely on Reactine® or continue to take it daily outside of allergy season, unless directed by your doctor. Read more to understand the benefits!

Allergy Muddlers in Canada

If you stash tissues like a squirrel stashes nuts, you’re not alone.

Woman blowing her nose with a tissue

When you start sneezing, coughing, or experiencing other respiratory problems, do you sometimes wonder if it’s a cold, or is it just your allergies flaring up again? 
As the symptoms for certain allergies and colds are similar, it can be hard to differentiate the two. Find out how to tell the difference in this article.

6 Things about Sinuses

You know sinuses are in your head, but have you ever wondered exactly what they are? Here are some things to know about sinuses.