Exercising with Asthma

Earlier this month, in honor of National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, we learned about asthma, its common triggers, and ways to help manage the condition. One of the biggest issues for people who suffer from asthma is exercise. Exercise-induced asthma can make it very difficult for people to maintain a healthy body weight and
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又是開課的時候:專訪和諧社區醫療大聯盟(ACP)主席陳治年醫生

紐約市的孩子們正準備開課,和諧社區醫療大聯盟(ACP)向陳治年醫生尋求一些健康忠告。陳醫生是一位以社區為基地的著名主治醫生,已在布碌崙及曼哈頓區的亞裔社區為病人提供醫療護理服務超過20年。陳治年醫生亦是和諧社區醫療大聯盟的主席和其中一位共同創辦人。

Back to School: An Interview with ACP President Dr. Henry Chen

New York City kids are heading back to school, and ACP asked for advice from Dr. Henry Chen, a leading community-based Primary Care Physician who has managed the health care of patients in the Asian communities of Brooklyn and Manhattan for more than 20 years. Dr. Chen also is a co-founder and President of Advocate Community Providers.

“No Symptoms, No Asthma” and other Dangerous Myths

Too many patients – not to mention parents of asthmatic children – become complacent and neglect to fill their prescription or take their control medicine. This is a big mistake because the most important goal is to prevent the next asthma attack. All too often, patients end up in an emergency room to treat an attack that could have been avoided to begin with. As Asthma Awareness Month comes to a close, let’s debunk some of the common myths shared by many patients.