The Met Office predicts dry weather throughout this week which could lift pollen from grass, plants and trees to cause the pollen count
to rise to the highest levels since 2006.
It comes amid warnings from Asthma UK that a combination of thunderstorms and a high pollen count
can prove deadly.
The pollen count
in Islamabad was at its highest in nine years on Tuesday at 82,270 PPCM and the pollen count
in H-8 on that day was 43,330 PPCM
| | TAKE careful note of pollen forecasts to find out when particular allergy seasons are starting, when high pollen count
days will occur and seasons end.
Early season trimming of all trees, causing pollen allergy, was also launched in the federal capital to control pollen count
and provide maximum respite to the allergy-hit patients, he added.
"I recommend that my patients take two capsules of this fast-acting supplement whenever pollen counts
rise to uncomfortable levels.
Febreze is partnering with The Weather Channel's anchor Sam Champion to educate consumers on the connection between the outdoor pollen count
and allergens found in the home.
Four subgroups were formed for the three cohorts in order to more exactly interpret the significance of the strengths of the correlations with pollen counts
She forecasts that high or very high birch pollen counts
on warm, dry days with some wind could occur until early or mid-May, then oak pollen levels could begin to rise, depending on region and weather, while the grass pollen season is likely to start in late May or the beginning of June.
"Relief might seem impossible as pollen counts
soar, but by knowing what triggers symptoms and how to avoid these allergens, sufferers can lead healthy, active lifestyles with minimal side effects," said allergist Richard Weber, MD, president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACI).
Care for your plants in late afternoon or early evening when pollen counts
tend to drop.
Thanks to climate change, pollen counts
are only going to climb higher, more than doubling by the year 2040.