Spring is finally on its way! While we are looking forward to days without snowy forecasts and frigid temps, not all of us are looking forward to the sniffles and sinus problems that often accompany the change in seasons.
A much higher pollen count is expected this year, which means it’s time to get proactive!
“Most studies show that if you begin the medication before the allergy season starts, before the pollen actually hits, you’re more likely to have an improved allergy season than if you wait,” says Dr. Horton.
Learn how to stay ahead of allergy season and what you need to know about available treatment by watching Dr. Horton’s appearance on WATE. Click here to see the video!
About Dr. Horton
Dr. Horton has a particular interest in the field of rhinology, a sub specialty that deals with diseases of the sinuses including allergy and surgery. Board certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy and a member of the American Rhinologic Society, he regularly attends continuing education conferences including the Southern States Rhinology course, the Western States Rhinology course, and the North American Rhinology and Allergy conference. His interest in the immunology of allergy and chronic sinusitis is evident in lectures to residents in family practice and internal medicine at UTMC K., and the department of otolaryngology at the Center for Health Sciences in Memphis.