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Study ranks Louisville worst city for allergy sufferers

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Spring may mean warmer weather and beautiful flowers, but in Louisville it also means allergies.

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, the Derby City tops the list for Most Challenging Place to Live with Spring Allergies, followed by Memphis, Tennessee.

The foundation based its list on pollen levels, use of allergy medications and the number of board-certified allergists in the area.

Experts said the blend of winter and spring weather may also make allergies worse. To view the list, click here.

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