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A Child’s Eye View of Her Food Allergies

Recently we featured a cartoon by Elizabeth Bostic that illustrated the fraught morning routine of a food allergy-asthma mother. It turns out, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Elizabeth was going through her daughter’s portfolio of recent school work and came across the art work to the left. Sadly, Caitlin’s teacher had reviewed […]

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Foods That Trigger Asthma

By Dr. John Weiner Surveys show that up to 70% of people with asthma believe that some foods can trigger exacerbations. But if you test BLINDFOLDED adults with disguised food, so that even the people running the test don’t know what’s in the food until the end of the test (so-called double-blind testing), less than […]

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