Ticks, Asthma and Allergies: How the Changing Climate Affects our Health
13
March

Ticks, Asthma and Allergies: How the Changing Climate Affects our Health

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

Hey, well welcome everybody to our prepared environmental change webinar. Today’s topic is tix, asthma, and allergies. How can the change in climate affect our health? So, my name is Andrea Webster. I am the implementation manager here at the Environmental Resilience Institute. I am gonna get you started with just a few webinar logistics […]


Can We Prevent Allergies?
31
December

Can We Prevent Allergies?

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

I went to college with a guy who was allergic to peanut butter. I always felt bad he will never know the glory of a PB&J sandwich. If only there was a way to prevent allergies… Hey guys Julia here for DNews. Can we really prevent allergies? A new study from New England Journal of […]


Dr. Jim Parkerson and Dr. Thomas G. Sternberg discuss Allergies
18
December

Dr. Jim Parkerson and Dr. Thomas G. Sternberg discuss Allergies

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

My name is Jim Parkerson and I’m a physician in the allergy department at Graves Gilbert. For general allergy control, the biggest thing is to take your medicine if you have it. Don’t leave it up on the shelf. Also, if you do a lot of outside work or do work outs outside if you’re […]


Is Microdosing The Future of Marijuana?
20
October

Is Microdosing The Future of Marijuana?

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

What is this product? It’s cannabis trim, psyllium husk, and it’s coconut oil. This small amount is a quote unquote microdose— do you consider this to be a health supplement? I don’t know how to answer that question. It makes you better and makes you feel better. And if it doesn’t, you don’t take it. […]


Dog Allergies with Dogtopia’s Environmental Biologist Lorraine Rhoads
20
October

Dog Allergies with Dogtopia’s Environmental Biologist Lorraine Rhoads

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

we are live let’s wait for some people to tune in great hello everyone we’re Dogtopia my name’s Tony and we’re here with our environmental biologist – Dogtopia expert this is Lorraine Rhodes and with the start of spring we figured what better time to discuss doggie allergies so we’ll let people join but did […]


Best Food to Counter the Effects of Air Pollution
18
October

Best Food to Counter the Effects of Air Pollution

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Master’s Project: Helping Kids With Asthma Breathe Easier
11
October

Master’s Project: Helping Kids With Asthma Breathe Easier

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

(inspiring music) – Right before I started my MP on the effects of air filtration on asthmatic children, which is something near and dear to my heart, and I was able to get on that project. Dr. Jim Zhang was my advisor. He helped bring me onto this project which involved many different researchers, so […]


CDC’s Tracking Program: Informing Smarter Asthma Centers in New York City
11
October

CDC’s Tracking Program: Informing Smarter Asthma Centers in New York City

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

Asthma is a significant problem in New York. We know the rates in certain parts of the city are much higher than other parts of the city, and higher than the country as a whole. The Environmental Public Health Tracking Network data has allowed us to look at seasonal differences in asthma and to share […]


Visualizing Health Disparities Webinar
10
October

Visualizing Health Disparities Webinar

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

Symma Finn: Good afternoon, and welcome to the NIEHS Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Web Seminar, titled Mapping and Environmental Public Health, Visualizing Health Disparities. I’m Symma Finn, Program Administrator at NIEHS Division of Extramural Research and Training, and I’m charged with overseeing research in the social and behavioral sciences. I will be the Moderator […]


Asthma Effects: Kids vs. Adults

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

>According to the Centers for Disease Control, and prevention more than six million children have asthma in the United States, it’s because the children have smaller Airways than adults, which we don’t think about all the time, makes asthma very serious for them, so I want you to if you would please we have a […]