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Emergency MedicationsDr. Stephen Teach, a pediatrician in Emergency Medicine at the Children's National Medical Center in Washington DC, describes what families of children suffering from asthma should do in an emergency situation, such as if a child has a severe asthma attack after changes have already been made for the better in a child's life. Watch and see, as he describes the two things to do in order to calm down inflammation of the airways, stop the asthma attacks, and allow for your child to breathe easier once again.
Allergies and AsthmaDr. Stephen Teach, a pediatrician in Emergency Medicine at the Children's National Medical Center in Washington DC, gives his opinions on the correlation between allergies and asthma. Does asthma come about as a result of allergies, or does having asthma cause you to be allergic to more things? Dr. Teach reveals exactly what the "perfect storm" is that causes the most severe asthma attacks.
Emergency SituationsDr. Stephen Teach, a pediatrician in Emergency Medicine at the Children's Medical Center in Washington DC, discusses what he and his medical staff do in emergency asthma attack situations. When a child rushes into an emergency room, and in the most severe cases begins to turn blue because of the lack of oxygen to the brain, what is a pediatric asthma expert to do? Find out in this gripping account on what Dr. Teach and his team face when dealing with severely asthmatic children.
Non-Surgical Treatments for Arthritis"Once the arthritis is established within the joint there's not a lot you can do short of replacing it." Doctor Thomas P. Sculco, Surgeon-in-Chief at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, reviews some common non-surgical treatment options for hip arthritis but notes that surgery is usually required for established arthritis.
Exploring Alternative TreatmentsOne of the hardest things about living with rheumatoid arthritis is the painful inflammation of the joint tissue, but with so many options for treatment, which is the right one for you? Dr. Teitel, a Rheumatologist at NYU Langone Medical Center, is here to break down how you should choose between the many different anti-inflammatory treatments currently on the market.
Finding SupportRheumatoid Arthritis is not the death sentence that it once was, and there is no need to feel completely alone and helpless. In this episode, Dr. Teitel, a Rheumatologist at NYU Langone Medical Center, stresses the importance of connecting with others who are suffering with the disease to seek out that emotional support.
Identifying Treatment OptionsNowadays medications that are available for treating rheumatoid arthritis help many to cope with living with a disease as debilitating as rheumatoid arthritis, but what other treatment options are out there if medication is not the route for you? Stay tuned for Dr. Teitel's answer that you will not want to miss.
Risk Factors and Potential ComplicationsCan rheumatoid arthritis afflict anyone at any age? Does it favor men more than women? How can rheumatoid arthritis negatively impact one's health? All these questions and more are answered as Rheumatologist Dr. Ariel Teitel, explains the risk factors and potential complications associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis with LifestyleAlthough rheumatoid arthritis has the possibility to negatively impact your life, it is still possible to remain healthy, active, and lead a normal life. In this episode, Dr. Teitel, a Rheumatologist at NYU Langone Medical Center, is here to tell you what you can do to treat your joints, that way you can get back to living an active lifestyle.
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