What I Learned about Using a Humidifier to Ease my Asthma Symptoms

I grew up with asthma. Bad asthma. When I was younger, my teachers had to carry my inhaler for me while I played at recess, just in case. I kept it behind the bench during basketball games, and had to tug on my jersey so my coach knew when I couldn’t breathe. I’m older now, but it’s […]

Are We Raising a Generation of Pill Poppers?

According to Medco Health Solutions, more than 25 percent of children and teenagers in the United States were taking medication to treat chronic conditions in 2009. It may not surprise you that many older adults have chronic illnesses that require ongoing medication, but the fact that one out of four American children does as well […]