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What Can Peter Rabbit Teach Us About Food Allergies?

My children and I were excited to see the classic Tale of Peter Rabbit come to life on the movie... Read full post »
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The Importance of Reading Labels for Food Allergen Avoidance

When someone has a food allergy, they must completely avoid eating the food(s) to which they are allergic. Accidental ingestion... Read full post »

Can We Trust Medical Information from Mainstream Media?

I recently gasped in shock as I read an editorial printed in a major newspaper outlet that contained gross inaccuracies... Read full post »

Are Allergies Caused by C-Sections?

As rates of food allergies and other allergic conditions continue to increase among children, the search for prevention strategies has... Read full post »

Is Vitamin D the Answer to Preventing Asthma Attacks?

Over the past decade, researchers have identified a strong association with low vitamin D levels and increased risk for asthma... Read full post »

Back to School with Asthma

“My child hasn’t needed their inhaler all summer, so do I still need to send one to school?” That’s a... Read full post »

The Challenges of Managing Asthma

Management of asthma requires understanding the underlying condition, knowledge about specific triggers (viral infections, weather changes, cigarette smoke, exercise, allergens),... Read full post »

Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and the Common Cold

The common cold does not feel so common if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. We often get calls from patients... Read full post »