Monthly Archives: March 2021

Don’t Fear Spring Allergies and Asthma

Spring is almost here! The days are getting longer, flowers are starting to bloom, the weather is warming up and … oh, unfortunately asthma and allergy triggers are making their seasonal appearance too. Spring allergies Pollen is perhaps the most obvious springtime asthma and allergy offender. As flowers, weeds, trees, grass and other plants begin […]

Can Asthma and Sleep Apnea Overlap in the Same Person?

On the other hand, both are conditions of the respiratory system. They’re also extremely common, each affecting more than 20 million Americans. And they both share air pollution and allergens as triggers. Another risk factor common to both: obesity.1-5 It’s possible to have both conditions, of course. If you have asthma, have you wondered whether […]