The Allergist Episode 1: Going Beyond The Blue Inhaler
“If you’re reaching for your blue inhaler twice a day, something’s off“ – Dr. Andrew O’Keefe
As we navigate through peak asthma week, Dr. Mariam Hanna sits down with Dr. Andrew O’Keefe, a renowned allergist and clinical immunologist from St. John’s, Newfoundland. Together, they dive deep into the myths and misunderstandings surrounding asthma and the array of medications available.
In this episode:
- Debunking asthma myths
- Ensuring the right asthma diagnosis
- Reliever meds: Are we overdoing it?
- The rise and importance of new controller medications, including biologics
- Incorporating asthma management into a healthy lifestyle
Get ready to breathe easier with these expert insights. Tune in now!
Posted on September 26, 2023.