Allergy Symptoms

ALLERGY

SYMPTOMS

Allergy Symptoms

ALLERGY

SYMPTOMS

Allergy Symptoms

ALLERGY

SYMPTOMS

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Allergies Or Asthma in Kids: How tO Tell Which is Which

TAGS: Children's allergies

If your child is sneezing, coughing or having trouble breathing, it can be difficult to know what the cause is. Could it be seasonal allergies?, Or is it asthma? How can you tell the difference? The following charts can help you determine which condition your child has based on symptoms and triggers.

SYMPTOMS OF CHILDHOOD ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA

ALLERGIES1 ASTHMA2
Sneezing Shortness of breath
Itchy nose Pain in chest
Runny nose Wheezing
Watery eyes  Coughing
Nasal congestion Trouble sleeping

COMMON TRIGGERS OF CHILDHOOD ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA

ALLERGIES1 ASTHMA2
Pet dander Colds
Mold Physical activity
Ragweed Cigarette smoke
Pollen  
Dust mites  

SYMPTOMS OF CHILDHOOD ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA

ALLERGIES1
Sneezing
Itchy nose
Runny nose
Watery eyes 
Nasal congestion
ASTHMA2
Shortness of breath
Pain in chest
Wheezing
Coughing
Trouble sleeping

COMMON TRIGGERS OF CHILDHOOD ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA

ALLERGIES1
Pet dander
Mold
Ragweed
Pollen
Dust mites
ASTHMA2
Colds
Physical activity
Cigarette smoke

Sources:

  1. Asthma Symptoms. (n.d.). Retrieved December 11, 2015, from http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/asthma/basics/symptoms/con-20026992
  2. Common Asthma Triggers. (2012, August 20). Retrieved December 11, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/asthma/triggers.html

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