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Hay fever (allergic rhinitis)
Hay fever is the common term for 'allergic rhinitis', which affects up to 1 in 5 Australians at some point in their life. Learn here how to manage it.
A guide to hay fever
Hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, can be triggered by dust, grass and pollen. Learn about antihistamine medicines and other ways to manage symptoms, plus find out when an allergy test might be a good idea.
If you have pollen allergy, you may experience hay fever and asthma symptoms. Get tips on how to help manage your exposure to pollen.
Hay fever prevention
Reducing your exposure to the substances that trigger your hay fever should ease your symptoms. Find out how to prevent hay fever.
Hay fever diagnosis
Your doctor should be able to diagnose hay fever from a description of your symptoms. Find out how hay fever is diagnosed.
Hay fever symptoms
Hay fever symptoms vary in severity, and your symptoms may be worse some years than others. Find out what the symptoms of hay fever are.
What causes hay fever?
There are a number of factors that can bring on hay fever. Find out some of the causes of hay fever.
Hay fever treatments
The correct drugs and treatments can be effective in reducing your symptoms. Find out what tratments and medication are available for hay fever.
Antihistamine medications help ease allergy symptoms. Read more here about how they are used to treat conditions like hay fever and asthma.
Thunderstorm asthma is triggered by a combination of thunderstorms and a high pollen count. Even people who’ve never had asthma can experience it.