Why are some people Allergic? | #aumsum
21
September

Why are some people Allergic? | #aumsum

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

It’s AumSum Time. Why are some people allergic? Because they didn’t take my autograph. No. People can be allergic to a wide range of things. Some of the most common ones include milk, peanuts, pollen, shellfish, etc. An allergy occurs. When our immune system mistakenly identifies a normal innocuous substance as a harmful intruder. Hence, […]


Vitamin D for Asthma

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“Vitamin D for Asthma” Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways affecting approximately 10% of children. About half the risk is genetically determined, but the rest we may have some control over. One of the reasons asthma rates may be rising is our rising rates of vitamin D deficiency. Kids just aren’t going […]


How Is Asthma in Children Treated? – Craig Nakamura, MD – Pediatric Pulmonologist
19
September

How Is Asthma in Children Treated? – Craig Nakamura, MD – Pediatric Pulmonologist

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , /

There’s a lot of newer medications coming out now. The standard therapy and most effective single medicine for asthma is inhaled steroids. It’s not the bodybuilder steroids. These are medicines we use that a tiny, tiny dose, delivered straight to the lungs. Because we’re delivering it straight to lungs, we can use a really low […]


10 things to know about asthma in children
15
September

10 things to know about asthma in children

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , /

Asthma affects over half a million Australian children and is one of the most common reasons why children have to go and see their GP or to attend the emergency department so it’s important that you know what the most common asthma symptoms are these can include shortness of breath, wheezing, coughing. They most often […]



Wilmington Children Learning Important Life Lessons About Asthma While Playing Basketball

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CHILDREN IN WILMINGTON LEARNED IMPORTANT LIFE LESSONS ABOUT ASTHMA, WHILE PLAYING BASKETBALL. PLAYING SOME HOOPS. HEALTH REPORTER STEPHANIE STAHL JOINS US. YES. REPORTER: BY 6 MILLION CHILDREN IN THE UNITED STATES HAVE ASTHMA THE MOST COMMON CHRONIC LUNG DISEASE AMONG CHILDREN AND ALSO A LEADING CAUSE OF MISSED SCHOOL. TODAY’S PROGRAM IS AIMED TO EDUCATE […]


How to Determine If Your Child Has Food Allergies – Video
12
September

How to Determine If Your Child Has Food Allergies – Video

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Daddy Clay: Recent studies show a dramatic increase in food allergies in children. What parents need to know today in The Lab. Daddy Brad: Daddy Clay, did you know that Oexo-Tek certification guarantees that textiles used in baby products are free of harmful chemicals and pesticides? It’s true. Did you also know that BabyBjorn is […]


Tick Bites, Meat Allergies, and Chronic Urticaria
10
September

Tick Bites, Meat Allergies, and Chronic Urticaria

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[Music] tick bite induced meat allergies are really unlike any other food allergy we know the most interesting feature of the reaction may be the first symptom can occur hours after eating meat normally have an allergic reaction to a bee sting or something it happens within minutes but with this you could eat a […]


Living with a PEANUT ALLERGY | Caroline and Olivia
09
September

Living with a PEANUT ALLERGY | Caroline and Olivia

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

– Hi, I’m Caroline. – And I’m Olivia. – [Both] And we are your totally teenage twins. – And you’re watching Squared. (scribbling) (chiming sound) – So if you’re new here, I’m Olivia. – And I’m Caroline. – And we post here on Squared – [Both] Every single Thursday. – So for this week’s video […]


Children’s Health: Asthma & Bronchiolitis
09
September

Children’s Health: Asthma & Bronchiolitis

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , /

(upbeat music) – So, when we talk about asthma, I think it’s important to realize that asthma is part of the spectrum of illnesses in children that include bronchiolitis. Typically an RSV is one of the more common viruses that causes bronchiolitis. RSV is Respiratory Syncytial Virus. It’s a fairly common virus, it’s been around, […]