Record snowfall may increase spring pollen

By WEEK Producer

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Record snowfall may increase spring pollen

March 13, 2014 Updated Mar 13, 2014 at 12:46 PM CDT

There is bad news for those of us who suffer from spring allergies.

Doctors at the Atlanta Allergy and Asthma Clinic say the record snowfall we got this winter could lead to extra sneezes this spring.

Trees have been absorbing the extra water all winter long and that means more pollen will be released as things warm up.