Nickel allergies & Easter: Can eating chocolate containing nickel cause a skin rash?

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Nickel is one of the most common causes of contact skin allergy, but can consumption of foods containing nickel actually cause a contact dermatitis... Read more

What do we know about the recent rise in allergies?

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Over the past few decades, researchers have struggled to answer the question, “Why has the incidence of allergic diseases increased so... Read more

What’s the best way to prevent eczema?

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If your child continually experiences itchy, dry, red skin and small bumps on parts of the face or parts of the body – it could be atopic... Read more

How common are nickel allergies?

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Nickel allergy is one of the most common contact allergies next to poison ivy. There is a lot of nickel out there - in jewelry, belts, clothing... Read more

Preventing allergies: It’s more complex than you think

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“Roaches may protect baby from allergies, asthma” was one of the many local and national news headlines regarding a “new”... Read more

Managing asthma: To app or not to app?

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Self-management plays an important role in keeping asthma symptoms under control. To assist patients in keeping track of their asthma plan... Read more

Asthma rates for kids continues to grow

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What incredible advances have taken place in world health during the past half century! From the mid-20th century on, discoveries like penicillin... Read more

Cold-weather and exercise: A double whammy for some kids

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Does your child get tired easily during or after exercise, or coughs after coming inside from being active outdoors? It could be exercise-induced... Read more