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Why Seasonal Allergies Are So Miserable

Friday, April 19, 2024

Flowers and trees are in bloom—and so are pollen allergies. The sneezes, runny noses and itchy eyes that typically come with seasonal allergies are both miserable and extremely common.

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6 Best Tips for Surviving Seasonal Allergies

Monday, April 8, 2024

Allergy season is here—and it’s nothing to sneeze at. If the annual bloom of spring flowers and return of warmer temps spells disaster for your health, you’re hardly alone. About 25% of adults and nearly 19% of children report having seasonal allergies, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Why Are My Spring Allergies So Bad?

Monday, April 1, 2024

Warmer Winter Weather may Contribute to Surge in Symptoms

Our unusually warm winter in the Rochester region may be making hay fever and other seasonal allergies worse, say UR Medicine experts.

Dr. Emily Weis and Dr. Katherine Tuttle in Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology offer insight into common spring allergies and the impact of changing weather and suggest ways to nip allergy symptoms in the bud.

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