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What Causes Summer Allergies?

Spring allergies were tough to get through, and the fight isn’t over yet! Summer brings with it, not only beautiful weather, but more pollen. Flowers and trees have already bloomed, however, grasses and weeds are growing strong causing the pollen count to rise, resulting in our discomfort!

If you are feeling any type of discomfort such as coughing, sneezing, congestion, itchy/watery eyes and runny nose, then you are most likely suffering from allergies. You should seek information from a health professional on what type of over the counter allergy drug you should use to help relieve symptoms.

Here is a list of grasses and weeds that are in full bloom:

Grasses

  • Bermuda
  • Blue
  • Timothy
  • Sweet Vernal
  • Orchard

Weeds

  • Ragweed
  • Tumbleweed
  • Sagebrush
  • Pigweed
  • Cockleweed