GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year in Minnesota. But it can also be one of the most miserable times of year if you suffer from allergies.

So how do you know if your runny nose is caused by fall allergens or a common cold?

Dr. Pramod Kelkar, an allergy specialist with Allina Health, appeared on KARE-TV to explain how to spot the difference, as well as the best ways to treat them so the season is more bearable.

For more information about fall allergies and colds, click here.