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Air Pollution and Asthma Dec 3rd, 2018

Air pollution is due to a variety of contaminants in the air and can occur in both indoor and outdoor environments. Outdoor contaminants include carbon monoxide, lead, sulfur dioxide, oxides of nitrogen, ozone (O3) particulate matter and biologic agents.1 Indoor air pollution is often due to many of the same...

Is It a Cold or my Allergies? Nov 14th, 2018

This is a frequently asked question, but it is difficult to answer. The fact is that because our noses only have a limited number of ways to tell us something is wrong it is often hard to tell which thing is causing the symptoms. Both allergies and colds make our...

Allergy and Asthma Network - Advocates in Action Apr 30th, 2017

Staff from the Allergy and Asthma network will be traveling to Washington DC  on May 4, 2017 to advocate on issues of importance to individuals that have asthma or allergy related health concerns.  They will focus on six key issues: Safe, effective and affordable medications – Increasing cost of medications...