Slow-growing trees that can live hundreds of years. Oaks are used for ornamental purposes and their acorns are food for squirrels, chipmunks, deer, etc. Their wood is long-lasting and strong, and used for producing interior woodwork, flooring, lumber, and barrels.
A runny nose, stuffiness, and sneezing are very common
Itchy, watery, or red eyes are very common
Coughing, wheezing, chest congestion, chest tightness and shortness of breath
Seasons and Regions
Where are Oak tree found?
Oak trees are found in all over the Northern Hemisphere, including Europe, and certain parts of Asia and Africa.
Avoid the allergen as best as you can and reduce symptoms through over-the-counter medications. If you would like to prevent your allergies from progressing or are looking for long-term relief, talk to your doctor about allergy immunotherapy or find out if you are eligible for NectarRx Allergy Treatment.
Check pollen counts daily
Opt for air conditioning during pollen season
Wash bedding often with hot water
Use asthma and allergy air filters
Use Benadryl, Claritin, or Zyrtec as needed
Treat with allergen immunotherapy