Center for Clinical and Translational Research

A New Grass Pollen Allergy Treatment

Newly FDA-approved grass-allergy tablets (Oralair®) could make life a little easier for some of you with allergies. The tablets are... Read full post »

Allergy Immunotherapy-What is it?

While it may seem unusual to start thinking about allergy treatments during winter time, it’s actually the perfect time to... Read full post »

Urinary Tract Infections In Babies

It can be hard to figure out what’s wrong with babies when all they can do to communicate pain is... Read full post »

How to Outsmart a Yellow Jacket

Have you been fending off yellow jackets lately? Well, they are fierce foragers.  This time of year populations are at... Read full post »

Weight Loss Surgery for Teens Is Not a Quick Fix

The vast attention on the obesity epidemic in the U.S. is nothing less than staggering. Obesity and its related illnesses... Read full post »

A Vaccine to Prevent Cancer – Is It Safe?

As a parent and a physician, I spend a fair amount of time dreaming about a world free of cancer.... Read full post »

Raising Kids in a Genetically Modified World

As parents with 5 mouths to feed, my husband and I often debate the merits and affordability of food: local... Read full post »

The “Period” talk! What’s normal?

I’m the mother of two little boys. So while I won’t have “the period talk” at home, I talk about... Read full post »