Are your allergies out of control?

Allergies are extremely common; nearly 50% of all people who suffer from allergies have hay fever. The most common allergy triggers include pollen, dust mites, mould, animal dander, latex, foods and insect venom. Here are 7 signs that your allergies are out of control.

Top 10 allergy triggers

An allergy is an abnormal sensitivity or reaction of your immune system to a substance (an allergen) that you eat, inhale or touch.

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Dr Morris is the Principal Allergist at the Cape Town and Johannesburg Allergy Clinics with postgraduate diplomas in Allergology, Dermatology, Paediatrics and Family Medicine dealing with both adult and childhood allergies.

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