1/6/2016: A recent suggests that children with poorly controlled allergies/asthma are at increased risk for developing obesity and heart disease. This is another reason why it is critical to have these common yet chronic diseases properly managed. Read the story here.
10/28/2015: The makers of Auvi-Q have ordered a recall of the product secondary to potential trouble with dosing and device malfunction. Please call 1-866-726-6340 to receive more information about how to return your Auvi-Q and have it replaced with a different epinephrine auto-injector. Read the CBS news story here. Also please go to auvi-q.com for more information about what to do next.
8/27/2015: Going back to school with food allergies can be challenging to say the least. Preparation is key to preventing reactions and having a great school year ahead! Read this article in the Florida Times-Union for more info!
5/13/2015: Did you hear about the recent positive news regarding early introduction of peanut protein in young infants at highest risk of developing a peanut allergy? Though very exciting, this is something that should not be tried without the guidance of an Allergist/Immunologist. Please read the following regarding the recent peanut study results.