Spring and summer are prime times for seasonal allergies. Tree pollen and molds come out as the weather warms up. Symptoms include runny nose, sneezing, stuffy nose, itchy and watery eyes. You should start taking medication a few weeks before the allergy season starts to prepare your body.
"Doc, I think I'm allergic to cottonwood tree. Every summer I start sneezing my head off when those "cotton things" start floating around in the air." Every year in May or June a few people ask me about cottonwood allergy after noticing their eye and nasal symptoms escalate as the cottonwood tree molts its seedlings. But this is a…