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Cold Weather Keeping You In Doors? Cut Down on Household Allergens

February 22, 2017

You’re tired of being stuck indoors. Cold weather has you longing for spring, even if that does mean worsening allergies. In fact, you may already be suffering from allergies despite the lack of pollen in the air. Dust mites, pet dander, pest droppings and other household allergens can trigger the same symptoms as pollen and […]

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Tips for Dealing with Food Allergies during the Holidays

December 14, 2016

The holiday season is a festive time of year usually spent celebrating with family and friends. There are countless events and parties to attend, eating, shopping and decorating to be done. The list goes on and on. However for those of us that suffer from food allergies, it can be a very trying time. Even […]

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Proper Asthma Inhaler Use

November 18, 2016

At Asthma & Allergy Physicians of Rhode Island, we specialize in the treatment of allergies and asthma. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, asthma affects close to 18 million adults and over 6 million children in the United States. Often, asthma is treated with inhalers. However, many asthma patients do not get the […]

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Halloween 2016 at AAPRI!

November 2, 2016

Happy Halloween! We had some Halloween fun around here at the practice this year. See below for some of the AAPRI team and their great costume choices. Hopefully you all enjoyed a safe and fun Halloween too!

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Working Together With Your Doctor's Office

October 25, 2016

Aiden starts coughing Wednesday afternoon. Again. His mother, Donna, frowns and goes to find the number to her doctor’s office. The last time her 8 year old started coughing, it developed into bronchitis. His asthma always makes a cold worse and she wants to make sure that does not happen again this time. Donna knows […]

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FAQs with Dr. Z, Round 2!

July 25, 2016

This time around we are dipping into Dr. Z’s mailbag to focus on acid reflux and the proper steps needed to find relief. Question # 1: I have had a dry cough for a long time, and nothing seems to help.  Why did my doctor give me something to treat heartburn?  I don’t even have […]

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