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Asthma Awareness Month Is Around the Corner!

Asthma Awareness Month is Around the Corner Did you know? 26 million people suffer from Asthma around the United States, 300 million suffer around the world 19 million are US adults 7 million are US children Asthma is the leading cause of ‘work days’, including school...

Allergy Season Is In Full Swing!

You may have noticed that pollen counts around California are on the rise. With this increase in pollen and other allergens, you may begin to see a change in your symptoms. Typical allergy symptoms include stuffy or runny nose, sneezing and headaches. However, some...

EpiPen and EpiPen Jr recall!

On Friday, Mylan the manufacture of the EpiPen and EpiPen Jr announced a recall of certain lot codes.  They are recalling these auto-injectors the auto-injector may not deploy the medication properly. To read more, click...

5 Things to Do to Feel Better During Allergy Season

5 Things to do to feel better during spring allergy season These simple tips can ease your allergy and asthma symptoms Nobody said spring allergies would be fun, but you never thought it would be this bad. What if you had some simple ways to avoid the sneezing,...

Second-Hand Smoke and Food Allergies!

Last week at the American Academy of Allergy and Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) conference, new research was presented on food allergies. Specifically, researchers in Sweden observed over 3700 patients starting at birth until they turned 16. The study found that...

Allergies During Pregnancy

A new study out suggests that allergies and asthma symptoms may increase during pregnancy. The study observed 80 pregnant woman and found that symptoms increased with those carrying girls. During the study, woman pregnant with girls exhibited increased asthma and...

Plan for Spring Allergies Now

Up and down the central California valley, trees are starting to bloom signaling the coming allergy season. For most people, springtime allergies can be the worst as this is the time of year plants begin to pollinate and weeds begin to come up. As a result, allergy...

Impax’s Epi-Pen Alternative Now Available

CVS stores across the US are now selling Impax's generic for the Epi-Pen. Adrenaclick went on sale at their stores available for about 109.99. For patients who use the Epi-pen this is a welcomed alternative to the expensive Epi-pen produced by Mylan. For more...