A board-certified allergists addresses the health risks of secondhand smoking and e-cigarette vaping on people with asthma.
Allergist and sleep medicine specialist Brian Robertson, MD explains what to watch for in children with sleep problems related to asthma, allergic rhinitis or eczema.
Learn the difference between the open-mouth vs. closed-mouth inhaler technique and why valved holding chambers or spacers are recommended for children.
What should a person with undiagnosed asthma expect when going to an allergist? William Berger, MD, takes you through a first visit.
Dr. Michael Pistner explains how to recognize the symptoms of a severe food allergy reaction in infants and toddlers.
It can be overwhelming for some people to manage their asthma, allergies or eczema on a daily basis. Learn how to find help.
Allison Ramsey, MD, FACAAI talks about penicillin allergy and the importance of testing to confirm if you really have a penicillin allergy.
Dr. Don Bukstein advises parents on how to get their adolescent or teen to take on more responsibility of managing their allergies or asthma.
Allergist Allison Ramsey answers the question: What is the connection between food allergies and eczema (atopic dermatitis), especially in young children?
Q: Eczema is common among all races, but some groups are more at risk. What are some of the unique...
What should people with asthma know about taking oral corticosteroid medication? Allergist Purvi Parikh, MD, explains their side effects, as well as alternative medications to discuss with a doctor.
Dr. Douglas Jones responds to the Ask the Allergist question: what questions should patients and parents ask about undergoing food allergy immunotherapy?