How to Use an Inhaler (With Spacer and Mask)
13
October

How to Use an Inhaler (With Spacer and Mask)

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The most common way to take asthma medicine is with an inhaler. The medicine from an inhaler is sprayed out and needs to be breathed deep into the lungs. In order to get the medicine all the way into the lungs, you need to use a spacer. If you don’t use a spacer, less than […]


Need Snack Ideas For Kids With Allergies? Try These Recipes | TODAY
13
October

Need Snack Ideas For Kids With Allergies? Try These Recipes | TODAY

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FPA Network – MDI Demo
13
October

FPA Network – MDI Demo

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

Hi, my name is Heidi and I’m a Fairview Pharmacist. Today we’ll be talking about the metered dose inhaler. The metered dose inhaler has three parts the cap, the mouthpiece and the canister that contains the active medication Your metered dose inhaler may look slightly different from this one, but the same general principles apply. […]



How to use the In-Check DIAL
12
October

How to use the In-Check DIAL

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

This is the In-Check DIAL. It is used to measure whether a patient has enough inspiratory flow to activate any of the devices listed on the front. To use the In-Check DIAL you will see at the top there are different symbols which indicate different inhalers. You turn the dial round to the symbol of […]



Hiking into the Grand Canyon (winter)
12
October

Hiking into the Grand Canyon (winter)

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

Helicopter was cancelled. So we’re going for a hike down the Grand Canyon. Woo hoo! How you doing, Kristen? Hey! I’m good, Kristen! So, there’s actually two Kristens on the tour. So– Yeah! Kristen and Kristen. Spelt the same way; drink the same alcohol. Same taste in men! So the fog has cleared; we’ll actually […]


How to BRING MEDICAL NEEDLE ON PLANES when Traveling (Dupixent, EpiPen, Humira) | Ep.228
12
October

How to BRING MEDICAL NEEDLE ON PLANES when Traveling (Dupixent, EpiPen, Humira) | Ep.228

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

Jeffrey Lin here back with another chronic illness and rare disease tutorial. I’m gonna answer the question I get a lot which is how do you bring your medical injection onto a plane so that you can travel with it whether you need to use it on board or if you just need to use […]


Food Allergies – A Mini Documentary by LiU iGEM
12
October

Food Allergies – A Mini Documentary by LiU iGEM

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

The immune system reacts in an unnecessary way when exposed to a food allergy We have our immune system to protect us against different harmful microorganisms such as bacteria or viruses so one important task for the immune system is to react at foreign objects at try to incapacitate it. But it’s also important to […]


Inhaler Consultation
12
October

Inhaler Consultation

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

Hello My name is Liz and I am a respiratory nurse. In this video we offer a practical guide to having a consultation about inhalers. When discussing inhaler treatment with patients it is important to practice shared decision making and support self management. Links to resources that explain these principles are provided in the documents […]