Asthma Program

Food Allergies: How to Safely Navigate Outings

Holiday celebrations with friends and family almost always center around food. While these visits are simply good times to many,... Read full post »

6 Tips for Trick-or-Treating with Food Allergies

Any food centered event can introduce challenges for families and children with food allergies. Trick or treating and Halloween celebrations,... Read full post »

Radon: Keeping Your Family Safe

Do you know what the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States is? Do you know what... Read full post »

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

Smoking is expensive, addictive and, most importantly, deadly. Unfortunately, many adults willingly accept those consequences. But as parents and caregivers,... Read full post »

What is Sickle-Cell Disease?

Sickle-cell disease (SCD) is an inherited blood disorder in which red blood cells are abnormally shaped like a sickle or... Read full post »

How to Navigate the Internet for Health Information

If you’re like me, then you have used the internet to search for health related information – A LOT. One... Read full post »

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 »