It was held in Jersey and was a beautiful day, but again there was a high pollen count
If you are going outside perhaps you could leave it until later in the day as pollen counts
are higher in the morning.
Grass pollen "got waylaid a little bit by the rainy weather," said Judy Moran, a registered nurse and researcher who conducts daily pollen counts
for the Eugene-based Oregon Allergy Associates medical practice.
Don't hang your washing outdoors on high pollen count
Don't stop going outside completely, just avoid times when the pollen count
is highest -for grass pollen, usually first thing in the morning and early evening.
Marlon said: "I was doing training sessions in the United States recently and the pollen count
there was really high," said Marlon.
Hay fever symptoms are more common when the pollen count
is above 50.
During a high pollen count
, try staying indoors with the windows shut.
Analysis of exam results from four institutions - the University of Cambridge, University College Worcester, Napier University Edinburgh and London Metropolitan University - provided strong evidence that up to two-thirds of students with seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR, commonly referred to as hayfever) underperformed in a day with a medium or high pollen count
According to the study, yellow sand blew into Yamanashi on nine days in 1990 and the average cedar and cypress pollen count
was 3,000 per square centimeter in Kofu that year.
All tests concluded that there were no abnormal air or dust particles in or around the classrooms, but the pollen count
was six times higher than normal, officials said.
Be aware of the pollen count
and try to stay indoors when it is high.