St. Louis Allergy Index Makes St. Louis 10th on the Worst Allergy Index Cities in the US.
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America released its ranking of autumn Allergy Capitals. According to the foundation's allergy index, St. Louis scored a 90.72. This pollen count is no doubt high compared to many other cities in the United States. However, the worst city according to the foundation is Knoxville, Tennessee. Best being Portland, Oregon.
What is the St. Louis Allergy Index?
St. Louis Allergy Symptoms
Many people suffer from Allergies every year. For some people, allergy symptoms can interfere with everyday activities. While there are options for your allergy symptoms, its sometimes hard to determine what allergy medication to take. Some allergy medications side effects can make you drowsy, hyper, dry mouth and in some cases anxiety. It is important that you consult your doctor before taking any allergy medication. A very popular medication with allergies is Benadryl.
Allergy signs and symptoms for St. Louis can include:
- Itching eyes, nose, and throat
- Watering eyes
- Postnasal Drip
- Clogged Nose
- Difficulty Breathing
Allergies can also develop into asthma, which can be a very serious condition in some people. Asthma symptoms include:
- Shortness of breath.