Hay Fever Relief Possible with Simple Steps!
August marked the start of misery for as many as one in five Americans who suffer from hay fever, also called seasonal allergic rhinitis. That’s because ragweed, the main cause of hay fever, begins blooming around August 15, and, in one day, each plant can produce a million pollen grains that can travel for miles from its source. In all of Central Illinois, high levels of ragweed pollen are expected due to recent weather patterns. Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma, SC, a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, offers these tips to help sufferers find relief from the sneezing, stuffy nose and watery eyes brought by this pesky weed: