Kate Middleton could finally ride with her and Prince William’s children
The Duchess of Cambridge was unable to ride with her children with the Duke of Cambridge, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, but there may be a solution in the future.
Kate MiddletonThe Duchess of Cambridge previously revealed she was allergic to horses in 2009, but the royal could overcome her allergy and finally be able to ride alongside her children with Prince william: Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince louis in the future.
Duchess Kate spoke to Australian author Kathy Lette about her problem during a polo match. When Kathy asked the royal why she wasn’t playing herself, Kate replied, “I’m allergic to horses.”
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Two years later, in 2011, Clarisa Ru, wife of Santa Barbara Polo Club president Wesley Ru, said PEOPLE that Kate was trying to overcome her allergy through exposure – also known as immunotherapy.
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Kate Middleton was seen sitting away from horses with Prince George in 2015
“I was fortunate enough to have a conversation with Kate,” she said. “I asked if she liked polo before meeting William. She said no. But she’s been riding a horse for a while and she hopes to play polo someday. She said, ‘I’m actually allergic to them. , but the more time you spend with them the less you become allergic. “
Kate Middleton was pictured stroking a horse in 2017
She is not wrong. Exposing yourself to allergens in horses works the same way as immunotherapy, in which the NHS described as “occasionally receiving small doses of the allergen” in order to “help your body get used to the allergen so that it does not react so severely to it”.
Kate Middleton and Prince Louis in polo match in 2019
Exposure and immunotherapy, however, does not mean that Kate will completely overcome her allergy.
“It won’t necessarily cure your allergy,” says the NHS. “But that will make it smoother and allow you to take less medication.”
You’ll also need to expose yourself regularly “over the course of several years,” which is why it’s been ten years since Kate revealed that she uses exposure as a form of treatment and we still haven’t seen her ride a horse. . .
Hoping that she progresses.
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