Fall Flu Fight

Fall Flu Fight                                              12 Sept. 2013 http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887323864604579064981020747554

Flu Shots are now available

Flu Shots are now available in both our Sparks and Carson City offices. There is no appointment necessary in order to obtain a flu shot. Please simply walk into the office during regular business hours. Our office does not bill insurance for flu shots, with the exception of Medicare and Tricare. Patients covered under Nevada Medicaid must obtain a flu …

Singulair Alert

Singulair Alert                                23 June 2011 Joint statement on Singulair from ACAAI and AAAI The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday an investigation into a possible link between Singulair and behavior/mood changes, suicidal thoughts or suicide. This follows an October, 2007 update by Merck and Co., …

Healthcare Article

HealthCare Article                 23 June 2011 Access to Health Care for Seniors and Military Families is Seriously Threatened Across the United States including Nevada, Medicare beneficiaries and TriCare members are finding it increasingly difficult to locate a doctor. According to recent American Medical Association survey data nearly one in five physicians says they …

When to See an Allergist

When to See an Allergist         24 March 2016   When to See an Allergist   ________________________________________________________________  If you have asthma or think you might, you should see an allergist if you: ________________________________________________________________ Have asthma symptoms every day and often at night that limit your activity Have had a life-threatening asthma attack Do not meet asthma treatment goals after three to …

Stop Smoking Information

Stop Smoking Information                                             31 March 2016   Programs in Washoe County to Help You Quit Smoking 1-800-QUIT-NOW (Nevada Tobacco Users Helpline) 1-800-QUIT-NOW or 1-888-866-6642 Phones answered M-F 10 am – 9 pm, Sat. 10 pm – 2 pm. Provides confidential and individualized telephone based nicotine dependence treatment, in both English and Spanish. All services are free and some may also …

Advice from Your Allergist on Allergy Shots

Advice From Your Allergist on Asthma Diagnosis and Treatment            17 May 2016 http://www.allergyasthmareno.com//images/pdfs/Asthma-Diagnosis-and-Treatment.pdf   www.AllergyAndAsthmaRelief.org Advice From Your Allergist on Asthma Diagnosis and Treatment How is asthma diagnosed? Allergists are doctors who have specialized training and experience to help you understand and control your asthma. When you visit an allergist, the doctor will: • Ask you about your medical history, …

Advice From Your Allergist on Asthma Diagnosis and Treatment

Asthma-Diagnosis-and-Treatment www.AllergyAndAsthmaRelief.org Advice From Your Allergist on Asthma Diagnosis and Treatment How is asthma diagnosed? Allergists are doctors who have specialized training and experience to help you understand and control your asthma. When you visit an allergist, the doctor will: • Ask you about your medical history, including your general health, your symptoms, and whether other members of your family …