It’s Flu season, time for the Flu shot! Influenza is also called the flu. It’s an infection that causes a fever, chills, cough, body aches, headaches, and sometimes earaches or sinus problems. The flu is an extremely contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza A or B viruses. What’s the Flu Vaccine? Health experts recommend that all people age … Continue reading Flu Season, Flu Shot!
Asthma is a chronic disease involving the airways in the lungs. These airways, or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs. If you have asthma your airways are always inflamed. They become even more swollen and the muscles around the airways can tighten when something triggers your symptoms. This makes … Continue reading Understanding Asthma
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If you have nasal allergies (also called allergic rhinitis), you’re not alone: Allergies are incredibly common. Allergic rhinitis, hay fever or nasal allergy, as it is commonly known, is a condition associated with a group of symptoms affecting the nose, such as runny nose, itchy nose (could include mouth, eyes, throat, and skin), sneezing, coughing, smell … Continue reading Got Your Allergic Rhinitis Bothering You?
Originally from Venezuela, Dr. Eduardo Lehrer is the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) specialist at Turó Park Medical Center. Dr. Lehrer completed his medical education at Venezuela’s Central University and came to Barcelona to complete a residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Hospital Clínic. During this period, Dr. Lehrer gained experience in … Continue reading Meet Our Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) Specialist: Dr. Eduardo Lehrer