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How can I relieve my child's hay fever?

There is no real cure for seasonal allergies, sometimes called "hay fever," but it is possible to relieve symptoms by reducing or eliminating exposure to allergens. If reducing exposure isn’t possible or is ineffective, decongestants, antihistamines, nasal spray steroids or leukotriene inhibitors may help alleviate symptoms.

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