Asthma and Allergies

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions on asthma and allergies.

When do spring allergy symptoms typically begin?

Dr. Alappatt discusses when spring allergy symptoms usually begin. Click play to watch the video or read the transcript.


Spring allergies are a form of seasonal allergies, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and ImmunologyOff Site Icon (ACAAI).

Spring allergies begin in February and last through early summer in most parts of the United States. If winter has mostly mild temperatures, plants can begin to pollinate early, causing spring allergies to start earlier than usual, according to the ACAAI.

Talk to your doctor for more information about spring allergies.

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Source: Anessa Alappatt, MD, Fairborn Medical Center; J. Douglas Aldstadt, MD, Family Physicians of Englewood; Joseph Allen, MD, Family Medicine of Vandalia; Michael Chunn, MD, Michael A. Chunn, MD, Family Practice; Chandan Gupta, MD, Monroe Medical Center; Joseph Leithold, MD, Woodcroft Family Practice; Anne Reitz, MD, Centerville Family Medicine; Grenetta Ritenour, CNP, Jamestown Family Medicine; Melinda Ruff, MD, Centerville Family Medicine; Marcus Washington, MD, Premier Health Family Medicine; Mark Williams, MD, Beavercreek Family Medicine