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Little Rock named among worst cities for fall allergies

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Little Rock is moving up in the rankings for cities with the worst fall allergies.

Little Rock moved from 16th last year to 14th this year on the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America's list.

Contributing to that ranking: The foundation says our pollen score is worse than average. Medicines used per patient is worse than average. However, when it comes to board certified allergists per patient - we're better than average.

 

Top 15 Fall Allergy Capitals from AAFA

1) Wichita, Kansas

2) Jackson, Mississippi

3) Knoxville, Tennessee

4) Louisville, Kentucky

5) Memphis, Tennessee

6) McAllen, Texas

7) Baton Rouge, Louisiana

8) Dayton, Ohio

9) Chattanooga, Tennessee

10) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

11) New Orleans, Louisiana

12) Madison, Wisconsin

13) Omaha, Nebraska

14) Little Rock, Arkansas

15) Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

See the full list of city rankings, click here.