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Pollen can travel hundreds of miles.
A seasonal allergy is a reaction to small proteins in the air.More people suffer from animal dander than pollen.Most allergens are harmless.Decongestants work by constricting vessels in the nasal passage.Your body mistakes allergens as a serious threat and counterattacks.55% of U.S. tests positive to one or more allergens.Insect stings and dust mites are not allergens.Hay fever medications work best if started before symptoms occur.Pollen count is only for meteorologists.
* Ages 24 months and older.55% of U.S. population tests
positive to one or more allergens.
Source: Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
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