August 16, 2017
Innovative Treatments for Childhood Asthma
Treating Childhood Asthma — One Breath at a Time
The statistics are staggering: More than six million American children suffer from asthma. Plus, 14 million days of school are missed each year due to asthma-related issues, making the disease the most burdensome chronic condition facing American children.
For years, caregivers have faced serious challenges with traditional inhaler treatments–it’s hard for little ones to comply, air masks leak, and nebulizers keep them awake.
Join us as Tonya Winders, President and CEO of The Allergy and Asthma Network, offers her expertise and support to parents of asthmatics. Also, Lupin Pharmaceuticals, working with InspiRx, has developed two groundbreaking treatments: InspiraChamber® and SootherMask®.
We are joined by Dr. Sivan Kinberg, Director of the Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center at Columbia University in New York, to learn about the importance of fatty acids and calories in parenteral nutrition.