7 Tips to Manage Oak Allergies in Temple This Spring

Written By Temple Allergy and Wellness on March 3, 2020

7 Tips to Manage Oak Allergies in Temple This SpringAllergies might be extremely common but that doesn’t make them any easier to deal with.

Studies show that up to 60 million people in the United States suffer from seasonal allergy conditions like hay fever and allergic rhinitis each year. 

Living in Temple, Texas, you get hit hard with cedar fever in the middle of winter and oak allergies as soon as spring turns the corner.

Fortunately, you can take a few steps to prevent or manage your allergy symptoms as soon as possible. and 

How to Manage Your Oak Allergies

You can’t change the weather, but you can take a few precautions to keep your allergies at bay while pollen levels are high.

  1. Check pollen levels for the day before leaving the house.
  2. Keep your car and home windows shut.
  3. Change your clothes and shower when you get home in the evening.
  4. Bathe pets regularly.
  5. Replace your HVAC filter.
  6. Run your furnace or AC to keep the air filtered.
  7. Start allergy treatment like immunotherapy before pollen season kicks into high gear.

Treat Your Oak Allergies with Drops

Immunotherapy drops provide the same effective treatment as injections, but you can take them from the comfort of your home, work, or anywhere. The idea is to help your immune system build a tolerance to oak pollen so it stops mistakenly releasing histamines.

Temple Allergy and Wellness is proud to offer allergy drops for oak and a wide range of other allergies. Your expert will run a test to identify which allergies you’re suffering from before administering personalized drops. 

You’ll put a few drops under your tongue three times each day – no regular office visits needed! Most patients only come into the office a few times each year for progress assessments.

Allergy drops tend to act pretty quickly, usually within a few weeks, and most patients report relief for up to five years from a single treatment round. 

Don’t push through oak season without help! Call 254-778-6475 now to schedule an appointment at Temple Allergy and Wellness!

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