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

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

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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 […]


What Happens if Asthma in Children Goes Untreated? – Craig Nakamura, MD – Pediatric Pulmonologist
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August

What Happens if Asthma in Children Goes Untreated? – Craig Nakamura, MD – Pediatric Pulmonologist

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

Well, the most obvious is death. I mean, we do see a handful of teenagers in Nevada pass away from asthma. And that’s real difficult because asthma is something that can be controlled. And so you don’t hear about a lot of deaths, but up to over 4500 deaths across the USA– across the board […]