Tag Archives: Allergy & Asthma

6 Ways to Keep Exercising With Allergies

By Faith Huang, adapted from: (http://ow.ly/2PKe0L) Exercising with allergies can be a challenge, but here are some tips on how you can incorporate your workout into your day. Know what triggers your allergies! It’s helpful to see a board certified … Continue reading

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New asthma medication shows effectiveness in recent study!

New asthma medication shows effectiveness in recent study! A new study on severe asthma and a potential new treatment was published in New England Journal of Medicine in September 2014.  The study is on a new medication called mepolizumab, which … Continue reading

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Time for Spring Cleaning!

During this spring, it can be great for your overall health to do a spring cleaning of your home!  For those of you who are sensitive to allergens that are indoors, allergy “season” is one that lasts all year round, … Continue reading

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New Medication Approved for Chronic Hives!

(Omalizumab approved by the FDA for Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria) Chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) is a skin disease where patients get red and itchy hives that come and go for more than 6 weeks.  About 40% of CIU patients also experience … Continue reading

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Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergy

Oral immunotherapy for food allergy has gotten a lot of attention recently. It has been something that has intrigued patients, parents of food allergic children as well and allergists as a potential future therapy. Currently, the standard of care for … Continue reading

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