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Fears climate crisis could increase allergy season severity by up to 60% – The Guardian

New tools could help predict extent and severity of hay fever and allergy-related asthma months ahead

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AllergiesNew tools could help predict extent and severity of hay fever and allergy-related asthma months ahead
Fri 26 Mar 2021 18.00 GMT
The climate emergency could increase future allergy season severity by up to 60%, a new pollen forecasting system suggests, while a separate system could predict the severity of grass pollen seasons months in advance.
Such tools could help health professionals prepare for an increase in hay fever cases, or hospital admissions for allergy-related asthma. Seasonal…

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