By Dorkys Ramos | 03/10/2009 - 16:30
Depending on where you live, allergy season may seem like it never actually goes away, with sneezing and wheezing in all but a few months of the year. Although meds or allergy shots are necessary for some, here are a few natural ways to help keep the watery eyes and runny nose to a minimum:
1. Keep track of local pollen counts and, if possible, stay indoors when levels are high.
2. Pets are walking allergen carriers, so bathe Fido frequently or keep him outside.
By Latina Staff | 03/10/2008 - 10:45
Two weeks before Easter, in Mexico’s magical floating gardens of Xochimilco, the ancient goddess of flowers is honored in a four-day celebration. Take a cue from pre-colonial history: Welcome spring and indulge in a sensory experience of food and flowers—a combination that’s never out of season.