The Autumn Allergy Guide
Visit the website of the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology to read the Fall Allergy Guide - the index of great articles is below

The fall pollen season has begun, much to the dismay of the more than 36 million Americans who suffer from seasonal allergies. There's nowhere to hide until the first frost ends the growing season.

 Ragweed, which is the most common outdoor allergen in the fall, is most prevalent throughout the Northeast, South and Midwest, and commonly found in fields and along roadsides. Allergy sufferers in urban areas can also feel the impact because ragweed grows in abundance in vacant lots. Each ragweed plant produces one billion pollen grains per average season, and the wind can carry those grains up to 400 miles due to their lightweight texture.

What is pollen?

  Common Outdoor Allergens

Pollen and Mold Photo Gallery

Ragweed Pollen Season Trends

Ragweed, Allergies and Hay Fever

Preparing for School with Allergies and Asthma

Itchy Mouth May be Tied to Produce, Ragweed

  Secondhand Smoke Proven to Make Allergies Worse


What are allergy shots?

Outdoor Allergies

Mold Allergies

 
Eye Allergies
 

Are Your Allergies Affecting Your Eyes?

 Gardening with Allergies

What is an allergist/immunologist?

Consultation and Referral Guidelines: Citing the Evidence

  Search by Condition

AAAAI Allergy and Asthma Medication Guide

Learn the Different Allergy Medications

Allergy and Asthma Medications Tip


National Allergy Bureau™ Mold and Pollen Counts

Find an Allergist/Immunologist

Patient Gallery Public Education Information

Allergy & Asthma ADVOCATE Patient Newsletters

Just for Kids

Tips to Remember Brochure Series About Allergies and Asthma

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