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How to Know if You Need an Air Purifier, a Humidifier, or a Dehumidifier
These items really can help make your home an allergy-free zone, but which one you choose depends on what you're allergic to.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
What Are the Symptoms of Perennial Allergies (and How Do I Treat Them)?
The symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergies may be similar, but that year-round runny nose is going to need a different treatment approach. Here's what you should know.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Everything to Know About the Connection Between Headaches and Allergies
Unfortunately, sometimes allergies and headaches go hand in hand. Here's how to figure out what's making your head hurt—and how to make it stop.
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Living With Allergies
Allergies Getting in the Way of Your Holidays? Here's How to Handle Them
Are your not-so-silent nights constantly interrupted by sniffling and sneezing? Here's how to keep your symptoms from crashing your holiday festivities.
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Living With Allergies
The Ultimate Shopping Guide for Allergy Sufferers
Need a gift suggestion for the allergy sufferer in your life? Or maybe something to add to your own wish list? We've got you!
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Living With Allergies
How to Know if You Need an Air Purifier, a Humidifier, or a Dehumidifier
These items really can help make your home an allergy-free zone, but which one you choose depends on what you're allergic to.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Ask an Expert: Are Allergies the Cause of My Ear Pain?
When your ears hurt, it's easy to assume it's due to a cold or infection. But ear pain can be a symptom of allergies too. Here's what you need to know.
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Allergy Treatments
Your Guide to Taking Decongestants for Your Allergies
What exactly is a decongestant? And how do you know if it's right for your stuffy nose? We'll answer all your questions here.
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Allergy Treatments
Antihistamines 101: What You Need to Know
It's the most talked about allergy treatment for a good reason.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Pediatric Allergies: Doctor-Approved Tips on How to Navigate Allergies in Children
When your child's sniffling and sneezing, it's easy to assume it's a cold. Here are the signs that they actually need treatment for allergies.
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Living With Allergies
Allergies vs. Cold vs. Flu: How to Figure Out What Your Symptoms Mean
Worried that your cough and runny nose could be something more serious? We spoke to the experts to help you determine if you're dealing with seasonal allergies, a cold, or COVID-19.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Pets in Your Life? Here's How to Treat Those Allergies
Pet allergies can be a real bummer when you love animals. Luckily, your allergies don't have to mean choosing between miserable symptoms and life without them.
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Living With Allergies
The 9 Spring Cleaning Tips Every Allergy Sufferer Needs to Try
Looking for better advice than "dust your shelves?" We talked to Picnic Medical Director Dr. Amina Abdeldaim for expert-level cleaning tips.
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Living With Allergies
Quick Question: Why Does the Sun Make Me Sneeze?
Does looking at bright lights make you sneeze? Turns out that it's not related to your allergies.
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Allergy Treatments
The 3 Best Ways to Clear Up Your Allergy Congestion for Good
Feeling stuffed up? Learn how to get rid of congestion from allergies fast (and prevent it from happening in the first place).
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Allergy Treatments
All the Best Remedies for Your Post-Nasal Drip
Post-nasal drip is that icky feeling of mucus dripping down your throat. Here's how to ditch the drip fast and keep it from coming back.
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Living With Allergies
How Do I Remove Every Last Allergen From My Home?
Did you know that 99% of U.S. households contain at least one major allergen? Here's how to deep clean so your home can be a safe haven.
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Allergy Treatments
What's the Best Treatment for My Allergies?
Ready to say goodbye to confusing drugstore trips? Figure out which allergy treatment might be best for you based on your symptoms.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Sore Throat vs. Post-Nasal Drip: Here's How to Tell the Difference
Can't stop clearing your throat? Find out how to tell if your symptoms are a sign of a sore throat or post-nasal drip.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Your Guide to Seasonal Allergy Symptoms
Plus, how to best treat each symptom.
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Living With Allergies
Yes, You Can Develop Allergies as an Adult
Developing allergies as an adult is far from fun, but it's not as uncommon as you might think. Here's what you can do about it.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
How Do I Know What I’m Allergic To? And Does It Even Matter?
Actually pinpointing the culprit of your sniffling and sneezing takes a little more detective work.
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Allergy Treatments
Here's What You Need to Know About Allergy Nasal Sprays
Nervous about using a nasal spray? We've got you covered with what you need to know and why you should consider trying one.
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Allergy Treatments
Your Guide to Saline Nasal Spray
Looking for a natural treatment for your stuffy, itchy, runny nose? A saline nasal spray may be just what the doctor ordered.
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Living With Allergies
How to Get the Most Out of Your Allergy Treatment
Allergy medication never seems to work? The problem might just be how you're using it.
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Living With Allergies
The Close Connection Between Allergies and Asthma
If your sneezes come with shortness of breath, you might be dealing with allergic asthma. Here's how to spot it and what you can do about it.
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Living With Allergies
How to Make the Most of Your Summer Vacation (Despite Allergies)
Hoping to get into the great outdoors this summer without allergies ruining all the fun? We've got your back.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
What are the Causes of Year-Round, Never-Ending Allergies?
Symptoms don't fade when the seasons change? You might be dealing with perennial allergies.
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Living With Allergies
The Truth About Your Diet and Your Allergies
Can apple cider vinegar cure congestion? What about spicy food, or even fish? Our expert's answering all your food and allergy FAQs.
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Allergy Treatments
How to Deal With a Dust Mite Allergy
These invisible pests are found in nearly every home—here's what to do to keep them from running the place (and making you sneeze).
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Living With Allergies
How to Get Ahead of Your Allergy Season, According to Allergists
Don't let your seasonal allergies sneak up on you this year. Here's how to get ahead and avoid your sniffles from even starting.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Allergic to Pollen? Here’s How to Treat Your Symptoms
When it comes to seasonal allergy triggers, pollen is one of the most common culprits of your constant sneezing, itchy and watery eyes, and runny nose.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Here's What You Should Know if You're Allergic to Ragweed
Did you know that there are 17 different species of ragweed in the US? If hearing that made your nose runny, this guide is for you.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Here's What Causes Your Seasonal Allergies
Ever wondered "Why am I always sick at this time of year?" Sounds like seasonal allergies. Here's what could be causing your yearly misery.
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Living With Allergies
The 5 Best Ways to Track Pollen Count Near You
Pollen can feel like an unavoidable menace, but having the right information at your fingertips can make all the difference.
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Allergy Causes & Symptoms
Think You're Allergic to Mold? Here's What You Should Know
Feeling like you can't avoid your allergens even when you're inside? You may have a mold allergy. Let's talk.
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Profiles
Meet Picnic Medical Director and Allergy Expert Dr. Amina Abdeldaim
Wondering what it takes to be an expert allergist? Get to know our Medical Director, Dr. Amina Abdeldaim.
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Living With Allergies
Your Monthly Guide to Seasonal Allergy Triggers
Mark your calendar: Here's when you should be on the lookout for every allergen, in every region.
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Living With Allergies
Every Question You Have About Allergies and Your Immune System, Answered
No, having allergies doesn't mean something is wrong with your immune system.
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Allergy Treatments
Dry, Itchy Eyes? Meet Allergy Eye Drops
Watery, itchy, red eyes? Eye drops could be the solution you're looking for.
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Allergy Treatments
The Allergy Home Remedies That Actually Work
The answers you've been looking for when it comes to local honey.
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Everyone experiences allergies differently, which is why you need something unique.
Through a short quiz, we’ll learn about your symptoms and treatment history. Then we’ll personalize an Allergy Pack with just the right medications for you.