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Warm Weather and Allergies

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

While many of us may have been enjoying the recent warm weather, there are some that could be suffering from allergies because of it.The warm weather has caused many allergens to appear much earlier than normal.  Dr. David Nacos with Mercy Family Medicine in Washington says in many cases it’s not possible to avoid the allergens.  He says for those who are suffering from allergies now, there are plenty of treatments available.

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Dr. Nacos says the prescription treatments are usually taken once per day and are not as sedating as older medicines.