Q. Can an adult suddenly get a cat allergy? I ask as our family has adopted a calico cat. I… Read more »
People: Dr. Clifford Bassett
Visiting and Asthma: When Relatives Own a Cat
Q: It took a long time to get our 10-year-old daughter’s asthma under control with medication. One of her triggers… Read more »
Sports Breathing Issues – Asthma or Not?
Q: My teenage son had a second spell of bad breathing during a school basketball game. Even when he stopped… Read more »
Asthma Symptoms Triggered by Aspirin?
Q: After taking aspirin recently, I began to get asthma symptoms. I’ve since read online that some asthmatics are sensitive… Read more »
Are Sinus Infections Connected to Asthma?
Q: I have moderate-persistent asthma and get frustrated with how often I get sinus infections. Is sinusitis actually connected to… Read more »
Allergic Rhinitis or the Common Cold?
Q: When should a parent suspect a child has allergic rhinitis as opposed to just a persistent cold? Dr. Bassett:… Read more »
Can Asthma Be Outgrown?
Q: I had asthma as a kid, but seemed to outgrow it. I’m 33 now, and I’ve developed a cough,… Read more »