Seasonal allergic rhinitis is associated with a detrimental impact on exam performance in UK teenagers: case-control study

1st July 2007

Seasonal allergic rhinitis is common globally, and symptoms have been shown to impair learning ability in children in laboratory conditions. Critical examinations in children are often held in the summer during the peak grass pollen season.

Link to paper:

http://www.jacionline.org/article/PIIS009167490700632X/abstract