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.