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While some pollens release in the morning, Dr. Sublett said that it can vary from one species to another.

A better indicator for when pollen will be at its peak is simple weather patterns. “They’re wind-borne,” Dr. Sublett said, “so they blow around and [pollen counts] tend to be higher on windy days.”

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FALSE!

While some pollens release in the morning, Dr. Sublett said that it can vary from one species to another.

A better indicator for when pollen will be at its peak is simple weather patterns. “They’re wind-borne,” Dr. Sublett said, “so they blow around and [pollen counts] tend to be higher on windy days.”

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