If you experience a runny nose, sneezing, and nasal congestion in the same season year after year, you may be suffering from a common condition known as allergic rhinitis, or hay fever.
Common causes of allergic rhinitis include:
- Hay and weeds
- Pollens from grasses and trees
- Dust mites
- Animal dander
Allergic rhinitis may cause the following symptoms:
- Runny nose
- Nasal congestion
- Itchy, red, or watery eyes
- Intermittent ear plugging (recurring, but not consistent)
- Chronic (lasting) cough
- Intermittent hoarseness
- Sore throat
- Chronic sinus or ear infection
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