Allergy Risk Screener
It cannot be said with 100% certainty whether a child will develop an allergy. What is certain is that the frequency of allergies is linked to heredity. Allergies in themselves are not hereditary, but there is a higher risk of developing an allergy, if one or both of the parents or siblings have allergies.
Does anyone in your family have allergic respiratory diseases?
The most common symptoms: shortness of breath, frequent coughing, asthma. The symptoms often occur together and after contact with certain substances (e.g. pollen, house dust mites).