Monday, March 25, 2019 02:29 PM

ALLERGIES ON THE RISE BECAUSE OF HIGH POLLEN COUNTS

Spring season is also the start of the pollen season. High counts of pollen were recorded, resulting in allergy symptoms of sneezing, itchy eyes and runny nose. ( Wikimedia Commons )

The onset of spring also means another thing it's the start of pollen season that causes irritatingallergy to many[1].

The pollen season is the time of the year wherein allergy sufferers start showing the symptoms of pollen allergy sniffling, constant sneezing, runny nose, itchy and watery eyes, and itchy throat. It can also cause headaches, runny nose, fatigue, irritability, and hives.

Over 67 million Americans suffer symptoms and negative effects[2] of pollen allergies.

Pollen And Seasonal Allergies

The weather and season usually determine[3] the intensity and duration of the pollen allergy season.

The combination of breeze, sunny afternoons, and fewer cool nights are what makes up of a "pollen bomb" according to Dr. Kathleen Sheerin of the Atlanta Allergy and Asthma Clinic.

The dry and breezy weather distributes pollen faster and increases allergy symptoms

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