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Mistaken asthma

There is a common saying among doctors that treat asthma: “Not all that wheezes is asthma and not all asthma wheezes”.   This is to remind us to be on the look out for conditions that look like asthma but may not be. One of the most common asthma mimickers is a condition known as vocal […]

When A Little Knowledge Can Be A Dangerous Thing

Food Allergy Blood Tests Many parents are aware of the dangers of food allergies, however food allergy researchers are suggesting that strictly avoiding foods based on the results of an allergy test can make the problem worse. Food allergy is common in young children. Just how common is unclear.  A recent report  in the Journal […]