I Have Allergies

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 675 People

    I'm scratching like crazy right now.

    I'm trying to desentisize myself but it seems it's getting worse every moment. I vow not to eat chicken for the next few weeks. :-(
    sillyliz777 sillyliz777
    26-30, F
    Nov 9, 2014

    I spent all morning in the hospital.

    cause I bought a new conditioner that apparently I'm allergic to .-.
    notgranted42 notgranted42
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2016

    I have had severe migraines

    since I was 25 years old. Since I was 45 years old they have been as often as 1-3 a week. And at times, they can become daily. They can be caused by stress but I am not under any stress at the moment. It is most likely a food allergy. I am in the process, finally, of...
    loveaguilarg loveaguilarg
    56-60, F
    Nov 11, 2014

    It Wouldn't Go Away And It Got Much Worse!

    This happened a couple of days ago. I woke up at 4:00 in the morning with a piercing headache all along the left side of my head. I felt dizzy and nauseous. I went downstairs to take an Advil and called the after hours nurse line. No one answered the phone, and my nausea...
    LiesAreEntertainment LiesAreEntertainment
    Aug 17, 2012

    I am so sick of my allergies.

    I didn't used to have any but now I have loads. makeup,soap, detergents (laundry and other cleaning products some shampoos and conditioners and showegels), dairy, wheat, air fresheners, caffeine, codeine and now I'm reacting to dairy free and wheat free cake meh.
    soapdodger soapdodger
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 1, 2014

    Didn't know the extent of how bad

    until I did some research online. My thing was dustmites and mold. Holy effing sh--- part and partial was the fact I didn't know that you need to put a barrier on your mattress for one. Ofc I'm the Mistress of Derp when it comes to most things, so for years I was in misery with...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 3, 2015

    I think I have allergies.

    I can no longer stand the smell of cleaning products. The fumes irritates me and makes me cough my lungs out...my home has been suffering as a result. So after a lengthy discussion over lunch hubby and I decided to employ a cleaner to start once a week to clean especially the...
    Roz2014 Roz2014
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Oct 3, 2015
    sxvenfxld sxvenfxld
    16-17, F
    Jan 13, 2016

    I Made A List

    Environmental Sycamore trees maple trees elm birch oak (can we just say trees?) Grass Weeds dust mites dogs Ragweed (Itchy eyes, runny nose) Latex (burning rash) Suspected candida  grass mold Food Major Avocado (blisters in mouth) Kiwi (swelling in mouth) Minor Banana (puffy...
    Allergic Allergic
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Dec 2, 2010

    I enjoy allergies in the morning

    since it makes it more believable that I'm sick when I call out work hahaha.
    danadanes danadanes
    22-25, F
    Jun 4, 2015

    Sick for the past three days.

    .. It's been rough.
    Crazierz Crazierz
    16-17, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2014

    I'm allergic to bees,

    but it sorta feels like I'm having an allergic reaction, idk what to do..
    UnderTheSleeves UnderTheSleeves
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2015

    Way Too Many Allergies

     When I was three I discovered I was allergic to peanuts, peanut butter, and all tree nuts. Then, this summer, I found out I was allergic to soy. A few months ago I had been getting really sick and so my mom took me back to the allergist to get tested...
    iceskater7 iceskater7
    1 Response Mar 28, 2009


    Almost everytime I go swimming, take a shower, bath ,or it rains I get allergies!!! People think I'm jokeing untill they see me get out the shower and sneeze and sneeze or when it rains lol!
    cindyshadow cindyshadow
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2008

    I'm allergic to dust,

    seafood, cold, and fur. I can't be near dusty place, otherwise I don't stop sneezing all day until I lost my voice. In primary school we have schedule to clean up the room and I never had to do that cause my parents told my teacher. That made my friends upset and told my teacher...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 19, 2015

    Allergies Are The Worst!!

    I'd been coughing a lot, at the most inopportune times and had to find out what was going on. I went to the doctor to get the scratch test and found out I am really allergic to dust, dust mites, grass and mold. And now on daily medication for allergies. Does anyone have a bubble...
    heytyo heytyo
    22-25, F
    Jul 6, 2011
    n0ceur n0ceur
    22-25, F
    Jul 7, 2014

    Didn't For Years

    Back before I moved to Tennessee, a doctor diagnosed me with allergies. I took the meds for a while, before discovering what the doc called "allergy symptoms" were actually caused by chronic dehydration.  I quit the meds (just stuff you can get over the counter now...but then...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Aug 8, 2012
    buzzking buzzking
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jul 15, 2015

    Yep two dry eyes and with my nose

    and when I'm near dust 😜🤗😝
    Beingmyselfthatsall Beingmyselfthatsall
    13-15, F
    Nov 8, 2015

    omg could the pollen be any more potent?

    can't breathe. eyes burn. ugh!
    316am 316am
    26-30, F
    Mar 18, 2016


    im allergic to nuts, peanuts, i have seasonal allergies, im allergic to certain metals, certain chemicals put in carpet, pollen (that leads me backies to seasonal allergies), bananas... i guess i might as well say it since its health related but im lactose intolerant so screw...
    AngryBirdsLegos AngryBirdsLegos
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Aug 1, 2012

    I'm Allergic To.....

    I've got a bad dust and dustmite allergy as well as pollen, perfumes, sprays, scented candles and more or less any airborn particles. So i'm not even safe in the house. I have to steam clean everything as i'm allergic to polish. When I hoover I have sneezing fits. I don't have...
    Bleed Bleed
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Jan 6, 2011

    I hate having allergies.

    They suck and my throat almost closed because of carelessness of my mom who gave me a wrong thing and could've killed me to say the least
    Zachary95 Zachary95
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2015

    I can slowly feel the signs of my hay fever

    coming along.....I remember when I didn't have allergies and used to wish for one.....why why why #lifelesson
    22-25, F
    Apr 24, 2015

    I'm allergic to seafood

    but I remember loving them when I was younger without any reactions. At this moment I'm at a barbecue with my Peruvian boyfriend's family and they're all having ceviche while I wait for the meat to be ready... you know that feeling when you're the only one who's not eating but...
    NadieVI NadieVI
    26-30, F
    Aug 15, 2015

    We're still trying to figure out what triggers

    my attacks. Three times I got it walking through the makeup/perfume sections of department stores, and twice out in the countryside. I start by having this squirming itchiness all over the body, and if I don't take my pill on time, there's a tight chest and difficulty breathing...
    kennedy10505 kennedy10505
    18-21, F
    Jun 20, 2014

    Conversation between my daughter

    and I last night.. My daughter: "Mama, I will not sleep.. what if a Moss troll will come and scare me?!" Me: "But little shellfish, Moss trolls are afraid of your mother. I will handle them" My daughter: "But mama, they shoot with latex.. ...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 16, 2015

    Things I am allergic to: Calamari (squid rings)

    although this is quite odd because I never used to be and I still quite like the taste of it. Clearly my body thinks otherwise Eye drops. I remember having them in my left eye once and it swelled shut, I had tongi to hospital and get an injection to open it. It wasn't pretty...
    Randompi Randompi
    16-17, F
    Aug 17, 2015
    UrbanSWF UrbanSWF
    36-40, F
    Oct 27, 2015
    Crazierz Crazierz
    16-17, M
    Nov 14, 2014

    "Take the pills," they said.

    "They're good for you," they said. "There's nothing to worry about, don't be such a wuss." And that's how I ended up in the ER with severe hives.
    almaera almaera
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 5, 2014

    I Had One For Alcohol

    Well just last night, me and my coworker try to enjoy some Friday night by drinking. I am just new to this alcohol things, but it is not my first sip. Last time i sip i have nothing to concern, until to the next morning. I got a good sleep, nice rest and so much energized alas my...
    blackravencat blackravencat
    26-30, M
    Mar 1, 2013

    I do say my allergies are caused

    by being around some of my friends an strangers who smoke a lot. It makes me sneeze an nearly choke a lot I just walk away for awhile an I clear my senses
    marblemuck marblemuck
    66-70, M
    Oct 13, 2015

    I am allergic to chloroseptic,

    the spray...it makes my even more soar than it was before! I sprayed it at the back of my throat before, and instead of me feeling better, I felt worse! I can drink cough medicine, but not chloroseptic! That would eventually evolve into a cold...after trying to commit suicide...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 25, 2015

    You just got to love randomly getting allergic

    reactions. You have no idea why it appeared nor how to prevent it. I mean how fun it is to get rashes every single time you take a shower. Un-******-believable
    Gelezinis Gelezinis
    22-25, F
    Apr 1, 2015

    If I Were a Dwarf, I'd Be Sneezy and Itchy

    Since I was a teen or so, I have had a nasal allergy. I haven't gone to the doctor about it, but I've deduced that it seems to flare up when ragweed pollen is high.  I've gotten so bad, that I look like I've been sobbing. I also have accumulated one food allergy. I just...
    meowmeowface meowmeowface
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2007


    HETSCHEWWWWW *sniffles* ugh HETSCHEWWWWW ohhhh god where's a tissue
    Cara7177 Cara7177
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 24, 2013

    Most Of Them Are Unknown

    I know I'm allergic to a combination of egg creme conditioner and avon tea tree shampoo which causes a rash that gets highly irritating. My lips got swollen due to a reaction to a WOOLWORTHS meat pie and I ended up in the emergeny room at Maroondah Hospital being put on anti...
    Mafrici Mafrici
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2012

    I Hate When My Allergies Start Acting Up

    well I have allergies personal and seasonal I'm allergic to mushrooms, penicllian and codeine. My seasonal allergies are what kills me though I don't know if it's the pollen the ragweed or whatever I just know every spring when the rain kicks that all up I get congested I sneeze...
    mak314 mak314
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2009

    I Hope It Will End Someday

    Well this is the allergies column, I have it since I was small like 3 I guess. I wouldn't blame my mum for letting me playing with the sand at a playground nearby my house that I assumed under construction before. At least, that's how I tried to get the reason for having this. It...
    ijustdontlikehumanbehaviour ijustdontlikehumanbehaviour
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2012

    seosonal allergies is sucks.

    i got lost in a mountain yesterday. i touched many weirdo things... my nose won't stop running
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Feb 5, 2016

    Lay Down Your Swords!

    That’s what I would like to say to my immune system. It is just pollen! You don’t have to launch a nuclear attack every time the Earth reseeds herself!  My body ends up being the battleground and pays the price. It makes it hard to enjoy the lushness of spring...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest
    56-60, F
    7 Responses Jun 16, 2010

    My eye hurts really bad

    even though I got hypoallergenic mascara :(
    Christalize Christalize
    26-30, F
    Dec 10, 2013

    Can A Woman Be Allergic To Her Partner'S Sp3rm?

    From a magazine: If you experience itching and irritation during and after intercourse, you may indeed be allergic to proteins in seminal fluid, says OB/GYN. About 1 in 20 women may have the allergy, which can develop suddenly with a new or even a long-term s3x partner. If...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 14, 2013


    Bullshit,I'm allergic to it,In particular,Company bullshit,Makes me spew,Enough's enough,I'm cured,Don't work there,No more!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2011

    Spring and summer will be the time of year

    when you see me suffering
    deleted deleted
    Sep 17, 2015

    I've been constantly sneezing

    since I woke up today. -_- that's always fun.
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2015

    During the end of the month of June allergy

    season strikes. There I am.. bed-ridden. Sneezing every 5 seconds. Tissues up my nose, itchy eyes. Allergy medicines only work to an extent until I start back to square one.
    deleted deleted
    Jun 25, 2015
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