Announcement: Congratulations Dr. Couch on Passing the Allergy & Immunology Board Exams

Dr. Christopher Couch completed his Fellowship Training in Allergy and Immunology June of 2016 and joined the Allergy Asthma Clinic in July of 2016 after completing a fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at the University of Michigan. Dr. Couch has passed the boards in Allergy & Immunology and is now a Diplomate of The American Board of Allergy and Immunology. Congratulations Dr. Couch! Read about it here.

2020-12-05T05:30:33+00:00April 2nd, 2017|

Tips for Back-to- School when your Child has Asthma and Allergies

It’s that time of the year again, children of all ages are preparing to go back to school. Children are not the only individuals preparing, many parents of allergic children are preparing too. The back-to- school season is a time of high pollen and mold levels, and exposure to both (and additional) allergens and viruses at school can take a large toll on children’s health. Read about what you can do to help prep your children for the new school year. 

2017-04-02T23:00:04+00:00April 2nd, 2017|

Urticaria (Hives)

Urticaria is the medical term for hives. Urticaria usually appears as red bumps or round welts on the skin. They may be associated with episodes of lip, tongue, or face swelling, called angioedema. Treatment of chronic urticaria can be frustrating at times for both the patient and the clinician because even a combination of several different medications may only lessen the severity or frequency of hives, but not lead to complete resolution. Read more about urticaria and what can be done about it.

2017-04-02T22:39:16+00:00April 2nd, 2017|