Allergy Awareness

Within this section of the Allergic Rhinitis Knowledge Centre, you will find information on allergens which can trigger allergic rhinitis, the burden of the condition and some of the symptoms of which to be aware. Click these links, the sections below or just continue scrolling down, the next page will load automatically. 

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Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Discover the epidemiological context to allergic rhinitis, explaining possible causes for the recent increase in the incidence and prevalence of the condition.

Pathophysiology

Pathophysiology

Explore the molecular and cellular IgE inflammatory processes that lead to allergic rhinitis, including the early- and late-phase reaction.

Comorbidities

Comorbidities

Learn about the various comorbidities associated with allergic rhinitis including asthma, sinusitis, depression, conjunctivitis, dermatitis and nasal polyps.