Asthma and allergies can both sneak up on you when you don’t expect them to. They (along with eczema) can occur together, but they can also develop independently—people with allergies are more likely to have asthma, and vice versa, but the two do not always happen together. What is Asthma? Asthma is a lung disease … Continue reading “Cough, cough, achoo: Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month”

Having a Healthy Holiday Season!

Posted on December 21, 2018 by kerri

There’s nothing worse than getting sick around the holidays! There are many precautions you can take to hopefully avoid getting sick this holiday season—and fortunately, most don’t take much time at all! Avoiding Colds, Flus, Infections, and General Germs Avoiding colds, flus, infections, and germs in general is probably what most people think of when … Continue reading “Having a Healthy Holiday Season!”

Dealing with the September Asthma Peak

Posted on August 28, 2017 by kerri

With Fall brings a different set of challenges for many people with asthma and allergies. Among people with asthma, children are typically hardest hit by the effect of Fall on their asthma, an effect that may be most-pronounced around the third week in September. The September Asthma Peak is a researched health “phenomenon”, where higher-than-average … Continue reading “Dealing with the September Asthma Peak”