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Do you love the great outdoors, but don't feel so great out there during allergy season?
This time of year everyone's attention is on allergies — most importantly, how to stop them in their tracks. I have patients each spring who complain about symptoms while indoors — even though there is no pollen exposure inside.
If you, like 50 million other Americans, suffer from this perennial pest, you probably think you've tried it all.
This year's long, brutal winter may mean the country's headed for pollen eruption and a harsh allergy season in the spring, doctors say.