Venom Immunotherapy

By | 2013-07-22T21:25:37+00:00 July 16th, 2013|Stinging Insect Allergies, Uncategorized|

Individuals who have been stung by a flying insect and have developed symptoms such as shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, throat closure, or systemic swelling know how terrifying it can be to be around flying insects. One never knows when anaphylaxis will occur after being stung. This is why allergists encourage individuals who are at [...]

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Asthma Humanitarian Project

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 February 17th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Dr. Douglas and Michele Jones had the opportunity to spend a week in Beijing, China training community doctors and parents on many different aspects of asthma. There are 4 main factors that account for asthma exacerbations in Beijing; pollution, smoking, dust mites and mold. Although some headway was made, there is still a lot of [...]

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Got Allergies or Astma? What to do?

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 January 10th, 2012|Uncategorized|

One in five Americans suffer from allergies. Diagnosing and treating allergies and asthma is a specialized area of medicine that is usually treated by a physician that is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. These physicians are referred to as “allergists”. Reviews of the current state of asthma care demonstrate the [...]

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Live Life to the Fullest

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 December 10th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Don't let allergies and asthma limit you in your daily activities Have you seen the movie Hitch with Will Smith and Kevin James? I think it was written by someone with allergies and asthma! First, consider that one of the main characters is named "Allegra," which is a common medication used to treat allergies. Who [...]

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Q&A with Dr. Jones: Asthma, Allergies and Pregnancy

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 October 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Q: Which medications are best for you during pregnancy? A: A physician board certified in allergy and immunology can help you determine which asthma and allergy medications are the safest and most effective to take throughout pregnancy. Make an appointment soon after discovering you are pregnant! In the meantime, here are some common questions. Q: [...]

Food Allergy ABCs

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 September 3rd, 2011|Uncategorized|

Here's a new checklist to help you help school staff be prepared for this school year How would you feel if children were allowed to bring half-loaded guns to school? As more than 2.2 million children with food allergies head back to school in coming weeks, many of them face similar dangers. With some of [...]

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Summer Allergy Tips

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 June 24th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Camping There's nothing like gooey s'mores around the campfire or canoeing with friends. Before heading outdoors for your camping trip, here are some tips to avoid triggers lurking outdoors and in the wilderness. Air out equipment before you leave, look for mold in tents and tarps and wash off any you see with a hot [...]

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An Allergy Hard to Swallow

By | 2017-05-31T15:14:10+00:00 April 5th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Do you have difficulty or pain swallowing food? Does food get stuck in your throat? Do you have frequent heartburn? Does your child regularly complain of abdominal pain or experience vomiting, trouble eating, or difficulty gaining weight? Do they refuse to eat? Although these symptoms may be related to a variety of diseases, one disorder [...]

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Eosinophilic esophagitis a difficult battle for Clearfield teen

By | 2012-01-31T19:27:20+00:00 December 5th, 2010|Uncategorized|

Rian Kirkham, a seventh-grader at North Davis Junior High School, said he got his Christmas present early this year. It was a proper diagnosis that came in August, of what's been keeping him from school for the past three years. His diagnosis is eosinophilic esophagitis, also referred to as E-E. It's a condition in which [...]

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