Based on past pollen counts and expected weather conditions, pollen levels for Thursday will be falling and will remain in the very low range. Since the weather has a major influence on pollen dispersal, this decrease is due in part to falling temperatures, lack of strong winds and expected precipitation in the evening which tends to wash pollen out of the air.
Living Near a Highway May Be Bad for Your Blood Pressure
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Living close to a major highway may raise your risk for high blood pressure, a new study suggests.
Among more than 5,000 postmenopausal women, those who lived within 109 yards of a busy road had a 22 percent greater risk of developing high blood pressure than women living at leas... Full Article »