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Chlorine in water
Oct 7, 2007
I'm allergic to chlorine and it s worst in swimming pools. as a child I would get very swollen eyes, and I had to stop going to those pools. salt water pools aer just as bad. If it was really bad I would take an antihistamine, because sometimes I wouldn't stop sneezing for days after. they may have cleared up the symptoms, but in the long run I would feel crapper, because of the amount of drugs I was taking. so I stopped going to pools.

now, for the last 6 years I would come out of the shower the same way, I was thinking it was my shampoo, becasue I can't read any of the ingreadents. so I must have been allergic to something. (forgetting that I had an allergy to Chlorine as a child) I took a shower with no soap, and I still came out the same. I told everyone "im allergic to the water" and everyone laughfed at me. I just realized that there is Chlorine in the water to kill the germs to "keep us healthy" or is it to keep us unhealthy?

I can't stand this anymore!! what am I supposto do? NOT take ANYMORE SHOWERS? I did cut back on my showers, but its worse for my allergies. if I don't clean my hair every 2 or 3 days, I get bumps on my head and very itchy, dirty hair is just as bad.

I JUST CANT WIN.

any suggestions? its not fair that they would put something people are allergic to in the water supply. it just seems stupid and mean.





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