New Quality of Life Report Launches May 1st
Speak with health expert on trends, treatments & topics
TORONTO, April 25 /CNW/ - For many of us, spring is synonymous with
suffering as allergies flare up and hinder our day-to-day living. In fact,
10 million Canadians across the country suffer from allergic symptoms - and
know personally how allergies affect their quality of life.
On May 1st and 2nd, Dr. Jennifer Malcolm, a Toronto-based physician, is
available to discuss emerging allergy trends and offer solutions for how
Canadians can best manage their allergies and lead more active and healthier
Dr. Malcolm will share news from the first-ever Reactine Quality of Life
Report - a state of the nation on allergies, compiling five years of allergy
data - including 2007 trends, seasonal predictions, health professional
perspectives, and a cross-comparison of quality of life issues from 2002 to
- BEST KEPT SECRET: What's the No.1 tip from allergy experts this
season? What's the biggest myth?
- ALLERGY AUDIT: Are allergies getting worse every year?
- QOL CALL-OUT: How do allergies affect quality of life? And, what can
people do about it?
- IT'S RAINING ALLERGIES: Will irregular weather patterns affect this
- 2007 ALLERGY MAP: Who fares the worst in allergy season?
- THE ALLERGY MYTH: When's the best time to start your treatment? Find
out what health professionals say.
WHO: Dr. Jennifer Malcolm, Toronto-based family physician
WHAT: Talk to an expert who frequently discusses allergy symptoms and
concerns with patients. Discuss the results of the first-ever
Quality of Life Report and find out how to better manage and
understand symptoms - especially during summer months
WHEN: May 1st and 2nd, 2007
For further information:
For further information: To arrange an interview or for more
information, please contact: Ryan Lockhart, Lorna Bennett, Environics
Communications, (416) 969-2749, (416) 969-2711