Allergy Prevention

Preventing Allergies

Avoidance of allergies is the best way to prevent the problem. Sam Edwards/OJO Images/Getty Images

The ultimate goal of allergy treatment is preventing the symptoms from occurring in the first place. This usually includes learning how to avoid the allergen, whether it be pets, foods, insects or even certain chemicals. Preventing the development of allergies, asthma and food allergies in young children also is possible.

Prevention of Allergies, Asthma and Food Allergies in Children

Avoidance of Indoor Allergens

Avoidance of Outdoor Allergens

Food Allergy Avoidance

Avoidance of Biting and Stinging Insects

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