Allergy

Is your hay fever medication letting you down?

What is hay fever?

Allergic rhinitis, also kown as hay fever, is a type of inflammation that occurs when your immune system overreacts to allergens in the air*.

The symptoms of hay fever may include sneezing, red and itchy eyes, and an irritable throat. Sympton onset is often within minutes of exposure and can affect sleep, ability to work and concentration.

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* Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2011).