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Pediatric and Adult Asthma

Asthma is a chronic lung disease in which the lining of the airways become inflamed and swollen, restricting the flow of air in the lungs. This makes it difficult for air to move in and out of the lungs, causing symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath and/or chest tightness. It is c [...]

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Pediatric and Adult Allergies

Allergies involving the eyes, nose, and sinuses are among the most common chronic conditions worldwide. These disorders interfere with work, school, activities, and sleep. They have a major impact on reducing quality of life. Dust Mite Allergy Study Cat Allergy Study [...]

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Allergic Asthma

Inhalation of allergens is a common trigger for asthma symptoms and airway inflammation.  Asthma affects more than 20 million people in the United States. While asthma has been known to affect people year round, spring can be particularly troublesome for the 10 million Americans who suffer from al [...]

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COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a group of lung diseases (including emphysema and chronic bronchitis) that block airflow in the lungs. Although COPD is the leading cause of death and illness worldwide, it is often treatable.  Tobacco use is the primary cause of COPD and is therefore [...]

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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

Atopic Dermatitis is a chronic and recurrent skin disease. Atopic Dermatitis usually begins in the first few years of life. It has a characteristic distribution on the body, and is itchy and red. Eczema is often the initial indication that a child is atopic, and may later develop food allergies, all [...]

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Urticaria

Urticaria (Hives) and Angioedema (Swelling):  Hives are raised, red, itchy areas of the skin that may be of various sizes and locations on the body. Swelling is from hiving in the deeper layers of the skin. Acute hives may be from a number of factors such as food allergy, bee stings, infections an [...]

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Migraines

A migraine is a type of headache that may occur with symptoms such as nausea, vomiting or sensitivity to light. In many people, a throbbing pain is felt only on one side of the head. Sinus variant migraines are often confused with allergic headaches and sinusitis.   [...]

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