asthma
Are Air Fresheners and Scented Candles Harming Your Child?

Are Scented Candles and Air Fresheners Harming Your Child?

Scented candles and air fresheners are popular items that many families use inside their homes. They not only help decrease... 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 »

Enterovirus D68: Learn the Facts

Runny nose, cough and congestion are sweeping across central Ohio. You know this because you’ve seen it in the news,... 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 »

Massage Therapy: Here to Help

We are in the middle of long, cold winter. This time of year can be tough on anyone, but can... Read full post »

Asthma Myths: Symptoms

I have a confession. I’m an asthma and allergy doc who almost missed this diagnosis with my own son. My... 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 »