10 unexpected things that might contribute to your allergies


Austin (KXAN)- You could be rolling out of bed this morning with a runny nose and sneezing. What you might not know is the stuff in your own house including what you’re wearing could be adding to your misery.

Dr. Sheila Amar, Allergist with St. David’s Georgetown Hospital, takled with Erin Cargile about how you can identify those mystery allergens.

10 things that Amar says could be the culprit of your morning sniffles: fruits & vegetables, contact lenses, stress, alcohol, the wrong medication, perfume and candles, clothing, bathing in the morning, weather, and secondhand smoke.

KXAN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s