Spring/Summer 2019, Volume 17, Issue 1
Actress Tia Mowry of “Sister, Sister” fame shares how she manages her son’s peanut allergy. Plus, a look at severe asthma, dust mite immunotherapy and step therapy policies.
VOLUME 17, ISSUE 1
8 A Life-Changing Diagnosis
Actress Tia Mowry of “Sister, Sister” fame shares how she manages her son’s peanut allergy – and encourages others to do the same.
13 Is Dust Mite Immunotherapy Right For You?
Allergy shots and tablets are now available for those who struggle with allergies to these creepy critters.
14 A Prescription for Success
How to ensure you get the medication you need – when you need it.
18 Room to Breathe: Understanding Severe Asthma
Severe asthma is not “just asthma” – it can be a truly devastating and life-threatening condition.
26 When Traveling Abroad
Asthma and allergy tips to help make your next international trip a fun, healthy and relaxing one.
32 How to Treat Spring Allergies
Understanding the newly updated Allergic Rhinitis Guidelines
5 Tell All
6 News & Views
Latest Research, Resources and Medication Updates
15 Advocates In Action
Step Therapy Policies Fail Patients
16 Asthma Education
17 Ask the Allergist
Stick With It: Strategies for Asthma Medication Adherence
What Patients Want
24 Food Allergy
Amusement Parks Take Food Allergies Seriously
25 Anaphylaxis Education
27 All In Good Taste
Soups – Not Just For Winter
30 Skin Sense
Breaking the Itch-Scratch Cycle
What’s the Best Treatment For My Atopic Dermatitis?
33 Well + Good
Turning Up the Heat on E-Cigarettes
34 Related Diseases
All About AERD
Activities and Advice for Kids