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epipen
on Mon, August 20, 2018
For many allergy sufferers, exposure to a known allergen can not only be harmful, in some cases, it can be deadly. That’s why many allergists like myself...
little boy blowing nose in flower field
on Wed, May 16, 2018
Spring time brings warmer weather, longer days, colorful vegetation and pollen. More than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies each year, according to...
little girl eating icecream
on Wed, April 18, 2018
Food allergies among children are on the rise. The number of children diagnosed with food allergies has increased by 18 percent in the last decade, according...
man blowing nose
on Mon, April 16, 2018
The good news is that spring is here. The bad news is that the arrival of spring’s warmer temperatures also means allergy season will soon kick into high gear...
Woman blowing nose, cold, allergies
on Mon, April 02, 2018
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America reports nasal allergies affect about 50 million people throughout the country. Adults have an average of 2 to 3...
Cold and flu
on Wed, January 10, 2018
While flu season is in full swing in Wichita, it’s also winter allergy season — making it tougher to tell exactly what’s causing your sniffles and sneezing. “...
Winter asthma flare-ups
on Tue, January 09, 2018
With the cold, dry winter weather, it’s the time of year we see an increase in childhood asthma flare-ups. Triggers for asthma symptoms during this season are...
on Wed, October 25, 2017
Halloween is my favorite holiday. I love to see kids get to use their imaginations in deciding on their costume. From the kids' perspective, Halloween is all...
Injectable epinephrine
on Thu, September 07, 2017
A recent study by Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, looked at the patient records from more than 400 pediatric and young adult patients who had...
Lungs ozone alert
on Wed, April 12, 2017
The city of Wichita has already issued its first ozone alert for 2017, which means that high ozone levels are potentially unhealthy for youth, seniors, people...

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