Author | Rosa Codina, PhD

Articles

Combating Allergens at Home: What You Need to Know About Preventing Asthma

March 12, 2010

If you suffer from allergies or asthma, there are a variety of things you can do inside your home to limit your exposure to allergens that can cause asthma or make it worse.

Environmental Asthma: 9 Questions Physicians Often Ask

May 01, 2005

The prevalence of asthma in the United States is estimated to be 5% to 8%. Asthma is responsible for approximately 5000 deaths annually in this country. It is a leading cause of emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and school and work absenteeism. The total estimated direct cost of the disease in the United States was $12.7 billion in 1998.