Posted on: December 15, 2018 | Posted in Misc
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, right? This holiday season is filled with gift giving, memory making, cookie creations, and more. But, one thing it should not be filled with is allergens. Consider the following Christmas-related allergens that might cause your symptoms to flare: dairy, real Christmas trees, and new foods.
An epinephrine injector is a pocket-sized medicine that has the potential to save lives. This medicine helps ward off anaphylactic shock if a severe allergic reaction is occurring. While we hope you are never in a situation where this becomes necessary, it’s vitally important to understand the details of an epinephrine injector. Consider the following frequently asked questions:
Posted on: November 16, 2018 | Posted in Misc
Thanksgiving is an all-time favorite holiday in America. What’s there not to love?! There is football, food, family, and fun – all in one day. However, those who deal with food allergies may have a difficult time enjoying this food-filled day. Fortunately, there are several Thanksgiving safety tips you can take to help you and your loved ones enjoy Thanksgiving:
Posted on: October 30, 2018 | Posted in Misc
If you have asthma, you’re likely familiar with an asthma action plan. It entails an approved list of medicines, potential triggers, early symptoms of an asthma attack, and what to do if a flare-up occurs. If you’ve recently been diagnosed with asthma, Dr. Langford can help you create this asthma action plan so you can feel prepared. While asthma is not curable yet, there are certain ways you can prevent an onset of an asthma attack. Discover the details: