Louisville ranks 6th nationwide for worst place to are living among allergic reaction victims

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Sneezing season formally starts Wednesday, as Spring slithers in at 5:59 p.m.

as the calendar adjustments, how our our bodies react to our environment does too.

It's no secret living within the Ohio Valley is both desirable and brutal in the spring as allergy sufferers take a beating.

greater than 50 million people global battle seasonal allergy symptoms and Louisville all the time cracks the list for the good ten worst cities to reside in in keeping with pollen ratings.

This 12 months, asthma allergy and foundation of the united states ranks Louisville sixth nationwide as the worst city to reside in for hypersensitive reaction sufferers.

consultants predict McAllen, Texas will rank supreme as the hardest hit area this spring, followed by means of Jackson, Mississippi; providence, Rhode Island; Memphis, Tennessee and Springfield, Massachusetts.

The rankings are according to three important factors: pollen and mildew counts, hypersensitive reaction medicine utilization and availability of board-licensed allergists.

With runny and congested noses, infected sinuses and relentless sneezing right across the nook, we're working to aid ease signs.

Allergists recommend limiting your time outside and to preserve your windows closed right through top pollen season. are attempting taking a shower and shampooing your hair before going to bed. this may alleviate entry pollen for your physique.

if you have pets, be sure to wipe them off with a towel before they arrive returned internal, and of course over the counter and prescription medication is always an choice.

be sure to stroll along with your doctor before hypersensitive reaction season begins to work out which long run medication plan will work foremost for you.

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