Based on past pollen counts and expected weather conditions, pollen levels for Friday will be falling in the moderate range. This change results in part from falling temperatures, lack of strong winds and expected precipitation in the morning which tends to wash pollen out of the air. This reduction in pollen levels should be a relief to allergy sufferers.
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 »