The hay fever is a fairly common condition and frequent and affects every age group. Often this type of cold may be confused initially with a cold classic, but some symptoms are substantial differences that make us recognize the clear nature of allergic rhinitis. The allergic to cold, in fact, can occur at different times of the year depending on the type of allergy ; the symptoms can be triggered by a wide variety of allergens including: pollen, dust mites, molds and allergens in dogs and cats.

Pollens are the main cause of allergies and produce symptoms in the time of year when pollen is spread through the air; usually in the spring and summer, depending on where you are located. The grasses and herbs are wind-pollinated species of plants that generate the most allergenic pollens and the period from April to June is when spread in large quantities their pollen. Now let’s see below some information that might help us to understand if you suffer from hay fever.


The hay fever can occur at any time of life, he had never suffered does not mean they do not suffer ever: in fact, it is possible to develop even after multiple exposures to allergenic material which, until now, there had never created any disturbance. This type of cold is extended for the duration of exposure to pollen and not exhausted after a short time as a cold normal. The very hot and windy days are the worst sufferers of this allergy, while thunderstorms and rainy days give relief for a few hours, stop for a while as’ the spread of pollen.

The symptoms that we can find the main are: nasal obstruction, nasal drip type of watery (which mostly occurs off-white or transparent, without mucus), frequent sneezing, watery eyes and burning eyes that become red, cough, dryness of throat, no fever. But it can also occur symptoms such as itching, swelling, skin symptoms and in severe cases respiratory symptoms (shortness of breath, asthma). These symptoms, identify a condition of hay fever and exclude a form of viral type, in which for example are fever, muscle aches and abundant mucus.