Do I Have COVID-19 or Spring Allergies?
Our board-certified specialists at Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia are dedicated to providing all new and existing patients the allergy diagnosis and treatments they need to stay healthy and safe. Keep reading to learn how to identify your symptoms this spring.
COVID-19 Symptoms vs. Allergies Symptoms
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory disease, while allergies are an immune response to an allergen. However, these two conditions share many of the same symptoms:
In Georgia, allergy season can start as early as January and linger into November thanks to our warmer climate. The following signs that we at Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia typically see in our allergy patients that are not commonly present in coronavirus patients:
- No fever.
- Runny nose, sneezing, or stuffiness.
- Itchy, watery, or red eyes.
- Coughing and wheezing.
Diagnosing Your Allergies
Over time, allergy symptoms can become worse and present themselves very similarly to coronavirus.
One of the first steps at reducing your symptoms is gaining control of your allergies. Trust our specialists at Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia to diagnose your allergies and find the treatment plan that works for you.
Seek Allergy Treatment this Spring at Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia
Now more than ever, it’s crucial for patients to seek treatment from our board-certified specialists at Center for Allergy and Asthma of Georgia to keep their symptoms at bay and prevent unnecessary exposure to an urgent care or emergency room. Our team can help you determine if you are suffering from allergies.
We offer virtual and in-office visits to help you seek relief for your allergies. Contact our team today to schedule your consultation: (770) 459-0620