Harvard Men's Health Watch
The upshot of allergy treatment
Immunotherapy takes time and commitment, but can be the best way to manage your symptoms. Many people know all too well the misery of allergies—the chronic sneezing, runny nose, postnasal drip, watery eyes, and itchy throat. They try to fight back with over-the-counter or prescription drugs, but there may be a better option: immunotherapy, also known as allergy shots.