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Tips to Prepare for Allergy Season from Kare 11 News

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KARE 11 News at 10 (Recorded Apr 9, 2018, Allergy season) from Raguse family on Vimeo. The snow and cold in Minnesota has held down pollen counts, but allergy season is ready as soon as things bloom. MINNEAPOLIS - If you look closely, the trees have buds just waiting to open up. And when they finally do, and when the snow finally melts, the pollen will begin flying through the air "We're waiting for it to start," said Dr. Gary Berman of Allergy & Asthma Specialists. Dr. Berman says the weather has delayed things, but there's no stopping allergy season. And if you're someone
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20th Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference

Thank you for attending our 20th Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference on March 16, 2018. We appreciate your support.
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Prevention of Peanut Allergy

Recent research has found that early introduction of peanut during infancy may reduce the risk of developing food allergy. Read Dr. Nancy Ott’s article for more information.
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20TH ANNUAL ALLERGY & ASTHMA CONFERENCE

  20th Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference  Friday, March 16, 2018 Minneapolis Marriott West Presented by: Allergy & Asthma Specialists, PA Clinical Research Institute, Inc. 20th Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference Brochure 2018 CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM To be added to the mailing list for our conference, please call 612-333-2200.
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Penicillin Allergy

If penicillin allergy is listed in your medical record, chances are you are not  allergic. The vast majority of individuals with this label are not truly allergic. Testing for penicillin allergy is available. Ruling out penicillin allergy is  important to allow for the prescribing of this class antibiotics. This reduces the prescribing of antibiotics that are more likely to have side effects, increase emergence of resistant bacteria, and are much more expensive. To be evaluated you may schedule an appointment and indicate you are interested in penicillin testing. The first visit will be a
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Maple Grove Clinic is Closing

October 2017 Dear Patient: It has been our pleasure to be part of the North Memorial Maple Grove campus for these past ten years.  We have enjoyed serving you, your family and the Maple Grove community during this time. December 2017 marks the end of our lease and the closure of our Maple Grove clinic. It is a privilege to serve as your physician and our desire to continue in your care.  We look forward to seeing you in our Plymouth – WestHealth, Minneapolis – Medical Arts and Edina – Southdale locations. Our professional and clinical staff will continue with physician schedules in
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Is cleanliness to blame for increased allergies?

How often do you wash your clothes? How often do you shower? Wash your hands? Sanitize the kitchen? The dishes? The kitchen table? Could it be that too much cleaning is behind a growing rate of allergies among Americans? Allergy rates have steadily increased in the US over the past 20 years, and a theory known is known "hygiene hypothesis" is gaining popularity in explaining why.
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Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference

Thank you for attending our 19th Annual Allergy & Asthma Conference on March 24, 2017. We appreciate your support. 
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What are dust mites?

What are Dust Mites?

If you've been waking up in the mornings with itchy, red eyes, it may be a dust mite allergy. Dr. Nancy Ott talks more about it on the Good Question.
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Allergy & Asthma Specialists Announce Acquisition of Southdale Allergy and Asthma Clinic

Over the past 50 years Allergy & Asthma Specialists, PA has earned a reputation for our patient care and specialized testing, diagnosing and treatment of allergic diseases and conditions. We are committed to giving the best possible care to our patients and continually advancing our diverse service and accessible locations around the Twin Cities metro area. Allergy & Asthma Specialists is comprised of six physicians who are Board Certified Allergists and committed to offering patients the highest level of care. We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Southdale Allergy and
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