25 Sep

Spring Allergies

For those of you who suffer from allergies, the never-ending sneezing, runny nose and itchy watery eyes are just beginning.

Spring is here! For most it is the end of cold winter days and the beginning of new spring growth. During springtime trees, grasses and weeds release pollen into the air. Your immune system treats pollen as a threat, causing a release of a hormone called histamine into the blood, which in turn triggers those dreaded allergy symptoms.