Tell Me a Story: Jovante Woods’ Story Spotlights Asthma and Organ Donation
11
October

Tell Me a Story: Jovante Woods’ Story Spotlights Asthma and Organ Donation

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

I’m Chandra Woods. And I’m Elbert Ickey Woods, Jovante’s father. He struggled with Asthma all his life. We thought we knew it all. We both grew up with asthma, as well. Ickey Woods: So we, as parents, I guess, thought we had the asthma thing under control. You think you know everything there is to […]


Food Allergies and Dating – Food Allergy Canada Teen Video Series
10
October

Food Allergies and Dating – Food Allergy Canada Teen Video Series

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

We met through a mutual friend at school. Well we were reading the same book, and we liked the same kind of movies, so we just started hanging out. I thought he was really tall and that he had a nice smile. I let him know exactly what I was allergic to and… …I’m not […]


A revolutionary treatment for allergies to peanuts and other foods
02
October

A revolutionary treatment for allergies to peanuts and other foods

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

Having a food allergy can make for a cautious existence — carefully reading food labels, being constantly aware of your surroundings and carrying an Epi-pen can all take their toll on a family’s well-being. And the problem isn’t getting any better — the rate of food allergies has been rising rapidly, with peanuts being a […]


Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask
09
September

Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask

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

inhalers with spacers using a mask an inhaler is the most common way to take asthma medicine in order to get the medicine all the way to the lungs you need to use a spacer if you don’t use a spacer only about one third of the medicine gets to the lungs the rest just […]


Dining Out with Food Allergies – Food Allergy Canada Teen Video Series
30
August

Dining Out with Food Allergies – Food Allergy Canada Teen Video Series

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

Have you guys heard about Mr. Hoover? Oh my god, and Ms. Sanderson? Yeah, oh my god. Wait, wait, wait, wait! I saw them kissing! ewww, oh my god, where? In the parking lot. But they’re old, they’re gross. They’re not that old! They’re like 30. They’re like 30, that’s really gross. So do you […]