First of all, our hearts and thoughts go out to all of those affected by the fires in Colorado right now. I cannot imagine going through evacuation or worse, losing a house, pet or loved one.
Here we have user submitted photos from our forums of the Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado Springs. You can even see the Air Force Academy in the lower middle of the first picture.
I have been glued to 9News.com for updates. Make sure you follow them on facebook and twitter for Breaking News about the Waldo Canyon Fire, High Park Fire and all of the current active fires going on in Colorado.
From National Jewish:
Some of the worst wildfires in Colorado history are raging across the state with many of the fires concentrated in areas near Denver, Colorado Springs and Ft. Collins. Compounding the health issues caused by smoke from the fires are the record high temperatures and dry weather conditions. Our world-renowned physicians in respiratory care offer the following tips to help you breathe better amidst the smoke.
If you have specific medical questions related to your respiratory condition and the wildfire smoke, visit our website to Ask An Expert or call our Lung Line at 1.800.222.5864 to speak with one of our registered nurses.