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Asthma (INACTIVE)

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  • Natural alternatives to discuss with your doctor

    Natural alternatives to discuss with your doctor
    Dear Pharmacist: What are popular medications and their natural counterparts? — A.T., Dallas, Texas Dear A.T.: This is a great question. When I think of popular medications, I think of allergy drugs, pain relievers, antacids, blood pressure drugs,...
  • No pet should die of heartworm disease!

    For pet lovers, a senseless tragedy is occurring. Too many dogs and cats are dying of heartworm, a nearly 100 percent preventable illness. They don't have to die. It's estimated that over one million dogs in the U.S. have heartworm disease, and no one...
  • The competition is stiff for Hero Dog of the Year

    "In this year of presidential politics and all the negative ads, what a breath of fresh air it is to celebrate valor, honor, duty and unconditional love," says Robin Ganzert, president/CEO of the American Humane Association. The Hero Dog Awards, to be...
  • Be patient with dog who's been traumatized

    Q: Our dog was attacked in our own driveway by another dog, and now she's afraid to set foot in the driveway to take a walk. She's excited to see the leash, but won't go out the front door. As a result, she's gaining weight. What should I do? -- M.S.,...
  • Medical marijuana hearing was historic for Pennsylvania Legislature

    The one person who should have been in Hearing Room 8E-A/B of the Pennsylvania Capitol, at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday, was not there. Moments before the start of a hearing held by the state Senate Law & Justice Committee, 10-year-old Hannah Pallas of Butler...
  • CVS snuffs out tobacco; Walgreen fiddles and burns

    Larry Merlo has a teenage daughter who he says marvels at the fact airline passengers were allowed to smoke cigarettes as they flew. In-flight smoking has been banned almost 16 years. Recollections of haze-enveloped smoking sections at 35,000 feet...
  • Halloween Is Tricky For Kids With Food Allergies

    Halloween Is Tricky For Kids With Food Allergies
    Two years ago, I wrote this piece about supporting kids with food allergies on Halloween, a time when food and candy are thrown at them from every direction during classroom parties and trick or treating.  It is filled with good suggestions from Dr....
  • New drugs made available in 2013

    Dear Readers: Here are interesting prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) items that became available in 2013. Please note: Some don't have working websites yet. FluNada (nasal/throat spray) homeopathic, OTC: This new natural remedy contains a...
  • Joel Brinkley: Iran's looming environmental crisis

    The world is watching the ongoing negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program. They began days after tens of thousands of Iranian demonstrators screamed "Death to America!" as they remonstrated outside the former United States embassy in Tehran....
  • Color Run™ adds to Lehigh Valley's fall colors

    Even with some of the gray weather recently, getting outside between the raindrops and lightning bolts has been a pleasure because the heat has died down, and even though the humidity has picked up, there's almost an October-like cool in the air....
  • Ticked off! @aisle blockers

    I'm ticked off at my dentist. My dentist charged me $125 to have my teeth checked and cleaned, with no X-rays. As a longstanding patient, I am irritated that the charges keep going up. I will be looking for another dentist as a result. I'm ticked off...