Prevention and Wellness

Ragweed

Ragweed is a weed that grows rapidly in most regions of the United States and it dominates the Dayton area as the main trigger for fall allergies. Learn how to fight back against ragweed and avoid the following allergy triggers from Premier Physician Network physician Marcus Washington, MD.

Ragweed infographic

Source: Marcus Washington, MD, Premier Health Family Medicine; American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI); Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)

Content Updated: November 2, 2017

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