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Eli Hendel, M.D.

Eli Hendel, M.D., Health Pro

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Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases

Thermoplasty: A New Treatment for Resistant Asthma

Asthma Can Be Treated


Asthma is usually a reversible disease. By that I mean that whether it’s caused by spasm of the airways or thickening of the inner mucosal layer (due to inflammation), once treated, the airway reverts to its normal anatomy and there are no permanent changes... Read moreChevron

posted 05/19/2015, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Women With Asthma More Likely To Be Hospitalized

It's that time of year again where allergies are out of control and asthma is flaring.  In our area the pollens and mold have all been high and our little asthmatics sure are feeling it.  According to a recent study, more women than... Read moreChevron

posted 05/18/2015, comments (0)|
John Bottrell

John Bottrell, Health Pro

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A Registered Respiratory Therapist and asthmatic

Understanding Long Acting Beta Agonists (LABAs)

One of the best medicines for helping people with asthma breathe better are Long Acting Beta Agonists (LABAs).  So what are LABAs, and how do they help you?


Asthma is a disease where exposure to Read moreChevron

posted 05/17/2015, comments (0)|
John Bottrell

John Bottrell, Health Pro

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A Registered Respiratory Therapist and asthmatic

The Best Allergy Medicines to Treat Allergic Asthma

About 75 percent of asthmatics also have allergies.  So that means controlling asthma may also involve controlling allergies--a task that may not be possible without the assistance of one or more allergy medications. Surely you can try to Read moreChevron

posted 05/12/2015, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Promising Research May Lead to a Cure For Asthma

Last week news about a "cure for asthma" was blasted all over social media.  Several of my friends even sent me the link to the story.  Thinking that the story must be "too good to be true" I did some additional digging.  

The commotion centered around a Read moreChevron

posted 05/05/2015, comments (0)|

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