It’s probably no surprise to allergy sufferers that Oklahoma City ranks No. 10 nationwide in allergies, according to a recent study.
The study blames “Amaranth, Goosefoot, Marsh Elder, Plantain and Ragweed” for the high ranking, along with a high rate of residents who take medicine for allergies. Eight of the 10 cities listed are in the South, including Oklahoma.
OKC apparently has a “better than average” amount of allergists, according to the report.
Meanwhile, an allergy report, via the Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic, says that weeds and mold are at high levels today: