Dr. Tim Franxman talked to Dan Wells with Fox19 in Cincinnati about allergy symptoms this spring. Watch the total clip on the hyperlink under:
Many individuals don’t understand they’re affected by seasonal allergy symptoms. That is very true when we’ve an extended winter that makes it seem to be spring isn’t right here but. Sufferers expertise signs and surprise, is it a chilly or might or not it’s allergy symptoms? Within the higher Cincinnati space, the pollen season begins in March, regardless of the climate. Anybody affected by recurrent signs, together with higher nasal signs (sneezing, itchy watery eyes, runny or stuffy noses), is probably going experiencing allergy symptoms as a substitute of an an infection.
Sometimes rainfall decreases pollen counts, however Thunderstorms can really worsen allergy symptoms. Our board-certified allergist, Dr. Franxman, explains that because the wind carries the pollen into the moisture-rich clouds, the pollen swells as a result of moisture after which fragments into smaller particles. These particles fall again to the bottom and might worsen allergy signs for these with allergy symptoms.
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