January 14, 2014
by Dr. Megan Stauffer

Preventing Food Allergy During Pregnancy

Can a pregnant woman do something to prevent her child from having food allergies? There has been much debate surrounding this question over the years. In the past, allergists recommended pregnant women try to avoid nuts during pregnancy; however, current recommendations are that … Continue reading

November 22, 2013
by Dr. Megan Stauffer

Epinephrine in Schools

Last week President Obama signed into law the “School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act,” which was passed by the House and Senate at the end of October. This is definitely a step in the right direction in addressing the growing epidemic … Continue reading

September 18, 2013
by Dr. John Overholt

Blood Testing for Allergies

If you’re wondering whether you have allergies, you can be tested two ways: a skin test and a blood test. Most allergists prefer skin tests – the results are immediately available, they are easier to interpret and may be more … Continue reading