Archive for March, 2010

Indy Food Allergy Support Groups

This past Tuesday (March 16, 2010) I was asked to speak to the Southside Indianapolis Food Allergy Support Group. Last spring I talked about food challenges and what Dr. Vitalpur and I are doing at Riley hospital regarding food challenges. This time I gave an update from the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, […]

March 18, 2010 · fleickly · 2 Comments
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Measuring Allergic Airway inflammation in Asthma

What is new for asthma diagnosis and treatment. A message was forwarded to me about a news broadcast from Chicago that highlighted a tool that can be used to help with asthma diagnosis and management. The FDA has recently approved this according to the message. This tool is the measurement of exhaled nitric oxide (eNO). […]

March 12, 2010 · fleickly · No Comments
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Pearls from the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

I just returned from New Orleans where I attended the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) annual meeting. It was very hard for an Indianapolis Colts fan to venture into the city that beat my team in the most recent Super Bowl. They still celebrate that victory – deservedly so. It’s just that everywhere […]

March 11, 2010 · fleickly · No Comments
Tags:  · Posted in: AAAAI Meeting Higlights, Allergies, Asthma