Why you should use a spacer with a pediatric inhaler

Asthma is one of the most common chronic illnesses of childhood. As a lung specialist, I often diagnose a child... Read full post »

What is Allergy Induced Asthma?

For many people with asthma, spring can be a very challenging time of the year. Rapid changes in the weather... Read full post »
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RSV: The Most Common Virus You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Most pediatricians and those of us who study and treat respiratory viruses in children often say that respiratory syncytial virus... Read full post »

Autumn Asthma Attacks

Just as millions of children head back to school every autumn, hospitals are always bustling with emergency room and inpatient... Read full post »

Asthma Myth: Exercise/Sports

Growing up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, I had no choice but to become a raging Pittsburgh Steelers fan. So when I... Read full post »