Allergy Essentials

Allergy Symptoms in Kids

Curious if your child has allergies? In addition to talking to your pediatrician or allergist, here are a few common indicators.

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A sick South Asian woman sitting with a napkin close to her nose from allergy.

Allergies kick in when your immune system overreacts to normally harmless substances called allergens. Your body releases many chemicals, one of which is called histamine. Histamine is the most abundantly released chemical and is responsible for causing most of your symptoms.