Healthcare Triage: Hay Fever and Allergies Can Lower Student Test Scores

from The Incidental Economist at on July 31, 2017 at 09:26PM

Health issues can negatively affect people’s lives in an astoundingly wide array of ways. Recent studies indicate that students who suffer from allergies may perform worse on tests when testing occurs on high pollen count days. So how can we help all these students who are sneezing their way into remedial courses? Healthcare Triage has a few ideas about that.

Special thanks to Austin, from whose Upshot column this episode was adapted.