Itchy welts that come and go may not seem like a big deal … until you have them. Hives, especially if you have them frequently and for a long time, can drive you crazy. There have been studies that show that people would rather have chronic pain than chronic itching.
Hives can be a symptom of an allergic reaction, but chronic hives are more often due to a condition called Idiopathic Urticaria. Whatever the cause of your hives, we are experts in evaluating and treating this aggravating problem.