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Don’t Let Allergies & Asthma Add to Halloween Fright
6 years ago

Don’t Let Allergies & Asthma Add to Halloween Fright

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While vampires, witches, ghosts and ghouls haunt us all on Halloween, children with food allergies, allergic rhinitis and asthma also need to beware of the triggers that lurk in candy, …
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To Be or NOT to Be…..PENICILLIN ALLERGIC?
6 years ago

To Be or NOT to Be…..PENICILLIN ALLERGIC?

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Penicillin is the most commonly reported medication allergy, and is self-reported by about 5 to 10 percent of patients. However, according to Dr Kusum Sharma, Director, Allergy & Asthma Clinics …
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The Truth About Managing Pet Allergies
6 years ago

The Truth About Managing Pet Allergies

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If someone in your home has pet allergies, you may wash the pet twice a week, steam clean your carpet or treat your pet with sprays or drops to …
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Sleep apnea in children may present as ADHD
6 years ago

Sleep apnea in children may present as ADHD

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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is often seen as a disorder in elderly or obese individuals, but is quite prevalent in children according to Dr Anoop Karippot, who is board certified …
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Allergist Dispels Myths to Fight Spring Allergy Misery
7 years ago

Allergist Dispels Myths to Fight Spring Allergy Misery

By  •  Healthy Living

Millions of Americans sneeze and wheeze March through June when they use misinformation to manage their spring allergies. To separate fact from fiction and help allergy sufferers feel good all …
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Sneeze and Wheeze Free School Year
7 years ago

Sneeze and Wheeze Free School Year

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Allergies and asthma account for more than 14 million school day absences. Make sure your child doesn’t suffer or miss school by following the below advice from Dr. Kusum Sharma, …
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Good Sleep Habits for Success at School
7 years ago

Good Sleep Habits for Success at School

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A good night’s sleep may be the key to good health and a successful school year. Dr. Anoop Karippot, a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, recommends the …
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