James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Professional

Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Asthma: Best Combination for Achieving Control

Are you one of the 25 million people in the U.S. who has asthma? Have you had bothersome asthma symptoms (cough, wheezing, shortness of breath or chest tightness) three or more days, or more than two times in the last week? Have you used your relieve...
James Thompson, MD

A Guide to Flu and Pneumonia Vaccines

Recently, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) changed their recommendations on how often and when to vaccinate for pneumonia and the flu, as well as which vaccines to give.
James Thompson, MD

Be Prepared for Flu Season

Flu season is rapidly approaching. Will you be prepared? The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization has updated information for flu season 2014-15. As stated in previous years, the single most important step you can take ...
James Thompson, MD

How Asthma Affects Women

Women with asthma may experience more severe symptoms than men after a certain age. Here’s what you should know.
James Thompson, MD

Getting Through Ragweed Season

Ragweed season usually begins in mid-August and lasts through October. Here are ways to reduce your suffering.
James Thompson, MD

Vaccine Schedule for Adults

Data shows the number of adults getting vaccinated is disturbingly low. Which vaccines you should be getting as a grown-up!
James Thompson, MD