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** What's the worst season for allergies? **

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About 10 to 20 percent of Americans suffer from allergic rhinitis. These
hay fever types of allergies -- that is, allergies to airborne substances
like tree pollen, mold spores, pet dander and dust mites -- are the result
of an immune system malfunction. When sufferers breathe in something
they're allergic to, their bodies go on red alert and send out antibodies
to wage war. During the war, chemicals are released. One of them,
histamine, is the one that causes all of the unpleasant symptoms of such
allergies. The itching, sneezing, coughing and runny nose can be worse at
some times than others, depending on your particular allergy.

For example, people who are allergic to tree pollen suffer the most in the
spring, whereas people with allergies to grass pollen suffer more in the
late spring and summer. Weed pollen -- especially ragweed -- is most
problematic in the fall. And people with allergies to outdoor fungi and
molds find their allergies are worst in late summer and early fall,
although they feel their allergies from the end of March until November.
Some types of


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