Some of the most rewarding and interesting studies I do deal with health issues. Recently I was asked to find those U.S. cities that are most challenged by nasal congestion. It’s a significant issue, as one in five Americans suffers from chronic nighttime nasal congestion.
We looked at a host of indicators, such as pollen and allergens as well as usage of OTC and prescription congestion drugs.
There’s a nice article on the NPR site here: Most Congested Cities on NPR
And here’s the detailed official press release: Most Congested Cities 2011