Doctors say allergy season could be getting worse

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(KOB) Allergy season is expected to get worse, according to doctors at the University of New Mexico Hospital.

Dr. Osman Dokmeci blames climate change for a longer allergy season.

“We are experiencing much longer periods of pollination,” he says.

For people who don’t want to take medication, Dr. Dokmeci said there are a number of hacks that can help alleviate allergies.

“I always tell my patients, when they go home, take a shower, put their belongings into the closet and close the door,” Dr. Dokmeci says. “These are small hacks that will make a difference.”

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