Weed Allergy Count At Two-Decade High, Creates ‘Pollen Vortex’

Thursday, May 15, 2014  Originally published: May 13, 2014 || By Monifa Thomas, Health Reporter, Chicago Sun-Times  The highest weed count recorded in at least two decades resulted in the Chicago area getting a dangerous air quality alert on Tuesday. “The weed count was over 1,000, and last year at this time the weed count was just 200,” said Dr. Joseph Leija, a retired allergist … Continue reading Weed Allergy Count At Two-Decade High, Creates ‘Pollen Vortex’