Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 31, 2017

Due to inclement weather the pollen report was not available for today’s date. This officially ends the 2017 pollen reporting season. Please check back starting in February, 2018.

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 27, 2017

During the winter, dry indoor air is often the cause of chapped lips, dry skin and irritates sinus passages. The moisture from a humidifier can soothe dry sinus passages. However, if you have [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 26, 2017

Contrary to your mother’s beliefs, making your bed can make you sick. Making your bed creates a warm, moist environment for dust mites to grow and thrive. Leaving your bed unmade allows for [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 24, 2017

If you are allergic to latex, Halloween can be tricky for treaters. Masks, costumes and makeups can contain latex. Often it is hard to identify items that are latex, or contain latex. Because [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 23, 2017

You should see an allergist/immunologist if you: Have prolonged severe symptoms of rhinitis. Have nasal polyps. Have co-existing conditions such as asthma or recurrent sinusitis. Have symptoms [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 20, 2017

Pet Allergens Contrary to popular opinion, there are no “hypoallergenic” breeds of dogs or cats. That is because people are not allergic to an animal’s hair, but to an allergen found in the [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 19, 2017

A national initiative from Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE), raises awareness of food allergies and promotes a safer, happier Halloween by encouraging households to make non-food treats [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 17, 2017

Things to do before you go: To Avoid Pets: Request pet-free rooms at hotels/motels and reserve the right to inspect the room before accepting the stay. Ask about pets at homes you will be staying [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 16, 2017

Things to do before you go: To avoid smoke: Ask for smoke-free rooms Check with relatives/friends for smokers within the home. If there are smokers, stay at a hotel or different smoke-free place. [...]

Colorado Springs Pollen Report For October 13, 2017

Hosting the perfect holiday get together can be stressful to plan. These helpful tips can assure the guests are comfortable. First, when cleaning, use natural cleaners such as vinegar, ammonia, [...]