Help for Athletes with Allergy-related Asthma

SuperBowl LIII is coming up on February 3. With football fever in the air, we wanted to highlight an athlete who has overcome health challenges and continued to devote himself to the sport he loves. Christ Draft fits this profile. Many Americans know Draft for his...

Drug-free Allergy Treatment

Nasal inhalers, antihistamine or decongestant pills, corticosteroids—they can all take allergy symptoms down a notch, but at what cost? While many of these medications are helpful in the short-term, they can cause side effects that, in some cases, may be as bothersome...

Why do so Many People Have Allergies Nowadays?

If you feel like you’re hearing a lot more about allergies than ever before, you’re not wrong. Allergies are rising at significant rates, and here are a few statistics to prove it: Peanut allergies in children have increased by over 20 percent since 2010 (American...

Are Allergies Affecting my Child’s School Performance?

When our affiliated physicians treat school-age kids for allergies, we frequently see their school performance improve in tandem with their allergy symptoms. Sadly, allergies affect more than just kids’ health; they can also affect their concentration and behavior....

How to Set New Year’s Resolutions You’ll Stick With

Statistics say that only about 10 percent of New Year’s Resolutions succeed, which is why many people take a cynical approach to the annual goals. But it doesn’t have to be this way. There is an excitement that comes with the beginning of a new year. If you set your...

Is Your Christmas Tree Stirring up Your Allergies?

Fall allergies have died down, and spring allergies have not yet hit. So why are you feeling miserable? Although winter is not typically as allergenic as other seasons, it does present a number of triggers, and some of those are brought on by holiday traditions. Did...