Walk with your Doc

I first learned about Walk with a Doc when I attended a conference by the American College of Lifestyle Medicine in 2018. I was probably the only allergist and immunologist in the audience, which made me feel a little uncomfortable and maybe out of place. I admit that I went to the conference to learn…

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Allergic to Cedar?

I had never heard about Cedar Allergy until I moved to South Central Texas in 2012. As an allergy sufferer myself, the first year in San Antonio was a true bliss. “Wait for the second year and cedar will hit you”, they said. Sadly, they (my Texan friends) were right. The second year living in…

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Skin Allergy Testing in Children & Infants

So how can you be sure which allergens are responsible for your child’s symptoms? Allergy tests, combined with a physical examination and medical history, can give precise information about what your child is, as well as what she or he is not, allergic to.

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