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Question: Why do I always get miserable allergy symptoms around Labor Day? John. Indianapolis, IN
Answer: John, you most likely have ragweed, weed or mold allergies which is predominant in your area during the late summer. Ragweed pollen counts, in particular, abruptly increase and causes a lot of outdoor allergy symptoms starting in mid to late August and peak around Labor Day in the Midwestern USA. Please see our article on ragweed allergies.