Sufferers react to one or more types of pollen, most often to grass. Typical symptoms are sneezing attacks, runny nose and streaming eyes.
Pollen allergy (hay fever)
Pollen allergy (hay fever) is the most common allergic disease in our part of the world. Typical symptoms are sneezing attacks, runny nose and streaming eyes.
Ambrosia pollen can trigger severe allergic reactions. Spread of this feared weed was successfully halted years ago.
Climate and plants
The pollen season of birches is starting around 2–3 weeks earlier than 20 years ago. The grass pollen season is starting around 10 days earlier: impact of the climate change?