Preparing for exams


Anna dreads the time of year when she is preparing for her annual exams. This stressful time is even more challenging thanks to a runnny nose and itchy eyes.

Name: Anna
Age: 18
Occupation: Student

I always dread that time of year when my allergies are at their worst and I have to prepare for my annual exams. This stressful time is made even more challenging thanks to not being able to sleep, constant sneezing, runny nose and itchy eyes.

I have a really hard time concentrating when I’m studying due to headaches and the need to constantly blow my nose and wipe my eyes.

When I sit my exams I will try to keep my sniffing and nose-blowing as quiet as possible, but even so the noise will sound horribly loud in the silent exam hall, making me feel very self-conscious.

When my exams are finally done, I’m completely exhausted and I don’t feel up for much end-of-term celebration with my friends. I also feel embarrassed and uncomfortable going out because my nose and eyes are always red.

How do i live with allergy?

- have been added to your wall

This means you can collect info from across the site in one place. Which you can then bring to your doctor.

Continue reading Go to my wall