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New Research Ranks 2 Connecticut Cities Amongst Worst For Allergic reactions

Sneezing and wheezing our way through the day is something none of us enjoy doing, and some of us suffer from seasonal allergies more than others. Something called 2022 Allergy Capitals did a study in 100 cities across our country, and Connecticut has 2 in the top 10 worst cities nationwide for seasonal allergies.

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America conducted the 2022 Allergy Capitals study, The Most Challenging Places to Live with Allergies. They took 100 American cities and looked at several factors, including spring pollen levels, fall pollen levels, over-the-counter medicines and more for the ranking. I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again, we absolutely love analytics in this building, and here’s another great example of metrics that kind of make life better. We live in an area with a lot of pollen, I get these alerts quite often:

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Hartford was ranked 7th and New Haven 9th on the list of the most challenging places to live with allergies. From the website:

The top 10 most Difficult living places with seasonal allergies are:

  1. Scranton, Pennsylvania
  2. Wichita, Kansas
  3. McAllen, Texas
  4. Richmond, Va
  5. San Antonio, Texas
  6. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  7. Hartford, Connecticut
  8. Buffalo, New York
  9. New Haven, Connecticut
  10. Albany, New York

The top 10 at least Difficult living places with seasonal allergies are:

  1. Fresno, California
  2. Phoenix, Ariz
  3. Provo, Utah
  4. Denver, Colo
  5. Sacramento, California
  6. Portland, Oregon
  7. San Jose, California
  8. San Francisco, California
  9. Durham, North Carolina
  10. Seattle, Washington

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If you are not affected by seasonal allergies then you are in luck and I think you can live anywhere you want without any problems. I’m a Claritan type, must be to be able to breathe properly. Thanks again for hanging out and see you soon.

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