There is a pretty decent chance that you or someone you know has suffered from hives at some point in your life. And while hives are not usually all that serious, you know that coming down with the hives causes all sorts of inconveniences and a general sense of being miserable. In doctor speak, hives are known as urticaria. The condition is marked by itchy, red welts on the skin. Here we have broken down everything you need to know about hives, how to treat hives, and what causes them, how to treat hives and when a case of the hives may warrant medical attention.
Braden Bills says
I’ve been breaking out in itchy hives, and I’m not sure why. I didn’t realize that it could be an allergic response! I should definitely see if I can get a professional to help me out with this. They would be able to help me figure out what is making me respond this way.