Which season of the year is the worst for allergies?

Clifford W. Bassett, MD
Allergy & Immunology
Allergies can cause problems year-round, but one season can be especially difficult for allergy sufferers. To find out when it is, watch this video featuring allergy specialist Dr. Clifford Bassett.
Seasonal allergies vary across the country says Tanya Altmann, MD, pediatrician. In this video she says grasses and trees bloom at different times across the country, but typically fall and spring are the worst for seasonal allergies.

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