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Black Mustard, the pretty boy of invasive weeds, is now blooming like crazy

Allergy producing spring bloom.

The Eastsider has asked the health care specialists and scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Boyle Heights to help inform our readers about coronavirus and provide some guidance and information in response to the many questions related to the disease and related issues.

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This week's question about allergies and coronavirus symptoms is being addressed by Elisabeth D. Ference, MD, otolaryngologist and allergy specialist, Keck School of Medicine of USC.

I suffer from allergies, with sneezing,  sinus issues, postnasal drip, etc.  Does this make me more susceptible to coronavirus?  Are there significant  differences in allergy symptoms and coronavirus symptoms?

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Disclaimer: The guidance provided in this story is intended for informational purposes only. 

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