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Why is Flu Bad for Asthmatics? Find out!

Why is Flu Bad for Asthmatics? Find out!

Having asthma does not increase your risk of getting Flu infection, but Flu can become more serious for asthmatic people, even if their asthma is mild and well controlled by drugs.
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Come get your Flu Shot - even with egg allergy!

Come get your Flu Shot - even with egg allergy!

Influenza (also called the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by viruses. Each year, about 10–20% of Americans get the flu. Almost 36,000 Americans die from flu-related complications such as pneumonia and acute respiratory disease. Particularly increased risk is known in very young children, people age 65 and older, and people who have chronic medical conditions such as asthma.How is influenza spread?Influenza is a contagious disease that attacks the respiratory tract (nose, t...
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Fact - Check the Republican Debate “Vaccine” Comment: No link between Autism and Vaccination

Fact - Check the Republican Debate “Vaccine” Comment: No link between Autism and Vaccination

During the Republican debate this past Wednesday 9/ 16/15, false comments about linking vaccine to autism and the schedule of vaccines were made. This was much to the dismay of pediatricians and family practitioners, who are tirelessly working to vaccinate and prevent life threatening infectious diseases in children. Immediately American Academy of Pediatrics, an organization of 64,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to th...
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Asthma and Allergies: Tips during the holiday season!

Asthma and Allergies: Tips during the holiday season!

The possibility of having an asthma or allergy attack for people with allergies and asthma or other respiratory diseases occurs all throughout the year. However, there are hidden triggers that may affect your health during holiday season.
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Time to get a flu shot if you haven't yet : Can you get flu vaccine if you are allergic to eggs?

Time to get a flu shot if you haven't yet : Can you get flu vaccine if you are allergic to eggs?

Each year, about 10–20% of Americans get the flu. Almost 36,000 Americans die from flu-related complications such as pneumonia and acute respiratory disease.
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