What is the “priming effect.”

 

What is the “priming effect.”

 

Pollen season is associated with what is known as the “priming effect.” Symptoms caused by pollen may worsen as the season progresses and there has been more exposure to pollen. The longer into the pollen season, the less exposure it takes to trigger symptoms.

 

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