Let's Talk: Ric Dolore
Ric Dolore, who was diagnosed with CVID and psoriatic arthritis after years of illness, still doesn’t receive treatment due to the high cost. Yet, despite frequent illness, his goals are to raise awareness about immune deficiency diseases and, one day, be able to pursue his career goals....
Germ Warfare: Sanitizing Solutions for a Healthier Home
For immune-compromised patients, keeping the home free from disease-causing microbes and germs is essential. While wiping down countertops and keeping bathroom debris at bay are common-sense practices, many other simple steps can be taken to ensure the home is a haven from the outside world’s infectious organisms....
Ask the Experts
Reader: Can SCIG Infusions Cause Knee Pain and Weakness?
Abbie: According to immunologist Terry O. Harville, MD, a variety of side effects can occur with both SCIG and intravenous IG (IVIG) infusions, but especially with IVIG. In general, most of the systemic side effects are lessened or disappear with SCIG infusions....
Meet the Staff
Bob Geng, MD, MA
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy & Immunology
University of California, San Diego
Erika Lawrence, PhD
Associate Professor Department of Psychology University of Iowa
Todd Levine, MD
Director, Department of Neurophysiology Good Samaritan Hospital, Phoenix
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology University of Arizona
Co-founder of the Jeffrey Modell Foundation
Marc Riedl, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology University of California, San Diego
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