Happy Thanksgiving! As you get ready for the long drive and the big gathering, think about all the excellent medical facts you can share around the table after listening to the show Monday.
Starting with scurvy. I know, you're thinking about 17th century sailors. But scurvy exists in the United States in 2015! Learn about this from Dr. Eric Churchill from Baystate Medical Center and Dr. Laura Pimentel, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Upper Chesapeake Health Services in Maryland.
Milk allergies can be a huge problem in children. Join us as I interview Dr. Hugh Sampson, MD FAAAAI, who is the principal investigator of the first randomized trial looking at Omalizumab as a treatment for patients with severe milk allergy.
Kids with allergies...give us a call at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!
Then its the Thanksgiving edition of Gastroenterology Update and Ask Doctor Ira. Holiday Heartburn? No problem! Holiday food stuck? Problem. Get your questions answered at 1-877-NYU-DOCS!