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Food Allergies

Food allergies among children, as worrisome as they may be to parents, are very commonplace. Nearly 1 in every 13 children under the age of 18  in the United States are affected by food allergies, with nearly 15 million people affected nationwide (kidshealth.org). We at AIRE Medical Group understand the parental concern of properly identifying […]

Flu Season: How to Stay Healthy

Flu Season As the first month of 2018 comes to a close, it is obvious that the unfortunate symptoms and hospitalizations associated with the dire influenza season of 2017 have not been left behind in the year. The flu season continues to be one of the worst in over a decade (1). The flu has […]

Allergen Immunotherapy

What is Allergen Immunotherapy? Allergen immunotherapy, better known as allergy shots, is a form of treatment for patients to become desensitized to environmental allergens that are causing symptoms of rhinitis (runny nose, sneezing, nasal congestion, itchy and watery eyes) as well as conjunctivitis (itchy & watery eyes), or allergic asthma. Immunotherapy is a cost-effective, beneficial […]

LA Fire Disaster: How to Maintain your Health

With nearly five fires raging across Southern California, we at AIRE medical group want to do our best to accommodate for our patient’s health and safety. Here are some ways you can keep you and your family safe: Currently, there is excessive soot, dust, and smoke covering a majority of the Los Angeles and San […]

Winter Rains, Allergies & What to Expect

After nearly a ten-year drought across California, an influx of heavy rains from December 2016 through March 2017 produced some of the most verdant flowers and lush greenery that Southern California had seen in decades. However, this beautiful bloom produced ugly effects on the health of individuals, specifically those with allergies and asthma. For many […]

Understanding Your Insurance Benefits

Understanding your insurance benefits can be daunting, but is very important to staying informed on what you are responsible to pay. For that reason, we have created a list of the most common questions regarding insurances. Let’s get started! What are the terms you need to know?  Your monthly premium is what you pay each month to […]

Eczema and an Exciting New Treatment

Article Regarding New Eczema Drug, Dupixent: The Food and Drug Administration approved a drug, Dupixent, to treat people with a serious form of eczema, a potential breakthrough for people who have suffered for years without relief. But it will not come cheap. Patients often must demonstrate that other, cheaper drugs did not work before an […]

INFORMATION REGARDING MYLAN RECALL

Meridian Medical Technologies, a Pfizer company that makes Mylan’s EpiPen injector, issued a nationwide, voluntary recall— including the children’s version, EpiPen Jr. “The potential defect could make the device difficult to activate in an emergency (failure to activate or increased force needed to activate) and have significant health consequences for a patient experiencing a life-threatening allergic […]

Recognizing and Treating Winter Allergies

Animals, molds and dust mites are the most common culprits. By Carah Santos, M.D. US NEWS It’s winter. Tree branches are bare, snow sprinkles the ground and the sound of children sneezing and sniffling fills the air. Is it a cold or could it be allergies? While many don’t associate the winter months with allergies, several […]

SHOULD YOUR KIDS AVOID PEANUT PRODUCTS?

New NIH guidelines on infants and peanuts may contradict everything you’ve heard before By Ariana Eunjung Cha from The Washington Post When my husband and I had our first child seven years ago, the prevailing wisdom was that babies at risk of allergies should avoid peanuts or peanut products until age 3 or older. The idea behind […]