Allergic rhinitis - self-careHay fever - self-care; Seasonal rhinitis - self-care; Allergies - allergic rhinitis - self-care
Allergic rhinitis is a group of symptoms that affect your nose. They occur when you breathe in something you are allergic to, such as dust mites, animal dander, or pollen.
Allergic rhinitis is called hay fever when it is caused by plant pollen and other outdoor particles.
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