Hay fever symptoms include blocked nose, sneezing, itchy or red eyes, coughing, itchy throat, mouth, nose and ears. It can sometimes come with a fever as hay fever can make people feel very ill. Symptoms like a fever are also related to coronavirus and it is easy to get the two mixed up as hay fever season is upon us and the pollen count is high.
Asthma UK is urging everyone who suffers from hay fever to make sure they start their regular hay fever medicines which can help manage the symptoms.
Taking your regular medication will also help manage your asthma if you suffer from hay fever too.
Hay fever medicines include antihistamines which can be purchased at the pharmacy over the counter.
Natural remedies like putting a thin layer of clear Vaseline under your nose can also help pollen particles stick, preventing them entering your nasal passages.