Asthma

Racial Discrimination Puts Children At Risk For Asthma

The investigators found that African American children who reported experiencing discrimination had almost twice the probability of having asthma …

Discrimination

Asthma symptoms - do YOU suffer with deadly lung condition? Hundreds risk complications

GETTYAsthma: Symptoms of asthma include breathlessness<p>Asthma affects people of all ages and often starts in childhood, although it can also appear …

Allergies

1 in 3 People Who Think They Have Asthma Don't. Here's What Your Real Problem Might Be.

Shortness of breath. Wheezing. Coughing. Chest tightness. If you had asthma, you'd know it, right? It turns out that it's not always that simple, and …

Medicine

Scent linked to kids’ asthma

Queen’s University and Kingston General Hospital researchers have published recent findings that uncover a previously unknown positive correlation …

Medicine

Official blames drunk driving bust on whiskey asthma remedy

MART, Texas — A Central Texas elected official charged with drunken driving says he tried a whiskey home brew mixed to relieve his asthma before his …

Alcohol

Home Remedies For Asthma That Will Surely Provide Relief!

<b>Asthma</b> is a severe lung disease and can attack people of any age group. One of the <b>main reasons for asthma is ‘pollution’.</b> Well yes, pollution is …

Home Remedies

You Can Finally Stop Using Your Inhaler: This Juice Is A Natural Guaranteed Cure For Asthma! (Recipe)!

People that suffer from asthma attacks are usually more sensitive and prone to allergies than the rest of the people. But what actually happens when …

Health Information

Asthma guidelines—Same questions, different answers

Writing well evidenced, practical, scalable, and cost effective guidelines is not easy. Framing and identifying the problems, gathering and …

Medicine

Overweight kids 'at greater risk of getting asthma, cancer'

Overweight and obese kids as young as five are at much higher risk of developing asthma, according to a new study.<p>Key messages of the study:<p>More …

It’s Not Just You: Why Asthma Symptoms Get Worse Around Your Period

Several years ago, I picked up on a pattern during which my asthma would get worse right before I started my period. At the time, when I was slightly …

Women's Health

About BREO ELLIPTA for Asthma | BREO ELLIPTA (fluticasone furoate and vilanterol)

ABOUT BREO ELLIPTA<p><b>Once-daily BREO is a prescription medicine for adults whose asthma is not well controlled on a long-term asthma control medicine,</b> …

Health Information

How to Treat Asthma with a Low-Salt Diet

Transcript: How to Treat Asthma with a Low-Salt Diet<p><i>Below is an approximation of this video’s audio content. To see any graphs, charts, graphics,</i> …

Wellness

Could fibre help control your asthma?

New 'ground-breaking' research suggests so.<p>If you suffer with asthma then you will know just how much of a struggle it can. But a new study suggests …

Health

European Commission : CORDIS : News and Events : Study offers new hope for asthma sufferers

According to the European Lung Foundation, adult asthma causes on-going symptoms of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness and coughing. These …

Medicine

In Severe Asthmatics, HMGB1 Protein Causes Lung Airways to Narrow, EU Study Finds

Researchers have discovered that the active form of the HMGB1 protein narrows the lung airway in people with severe asthma, providing a potential …

Medicine

Scientists unveil 'radical' new asthma treatment

The study used fibre supplements to change the composition of bacteria in the gut.<p>Scientists unveiled a "radical" approach that could revolutionise …

New Zealand News

'We're at the tip of a new paradigm': new asthma treatment unveiled in Canberra

Australian scientists unveiled a "radical" approach that could revolutionise asthma treatment at a research conference in Canberra on Monday.<p>The …

Health Information

Winter rain – achoo! – puts allergies in bloom

Winter’s remarkable rainfall was an unmistakable boon for a state that endured more than five years of drought. But the verdant grasses and blooming …

Allergies

A Young Adult Manages The Challenges Of Living With Asthma

About one in 12 Americans have asthma. For black youth, that rate doubles to one in six.

Education

VIDEO: New investigation shows what Melbourne’s thunderstorm asthma victims had in common

Tap the play button to watch the report.<p><b>For the latest news from 9NEWS Melbourne, visit our Victoria live feed.</b><p>© Nine Digital Pty Ltd 2017<p>6PM …

Melbourne

Exercise and Asthma – Workout to Breathe Better

There’s a widespread fear of introducing a sports activity into the lives of children and adults with asthma, which is typically caused by a simple …

Exercise

Get Rid of Headaches and Other Minor Health Woes

Maybe it’s a sprained ankle that still feels wobbly months later. Or colds that seem to leave you coughing for weeks afterward.<p>Sometimes, minor …

Consumer Reports

Is Your Breathing Trouble Asthma—Or Something Worse?

Difficulty breathing. Chest tightness. Wheezing. These are just a few of the hallmark symptoms of asthma, a chronic inflammation of the bronchial …

Health

Asthma in children worsened due to effects of urban lifestyle: study

<b>Washington:</b> According to a new study, living in urban areas can make asthma worse for your children. These findings were published in Journal of …

Health Care

Doctors missed 11 chances to treat boy, nine, before he died of asthma, coroner hears

Inquest into death of Michael Uriely hears boy died five days after being discharged from hospital for second time<p>There were 11 opportunities to treat a nine-year-old chess champion in the months before he died of chronic asthma, an inquest has heard.<p>Michael Uriely, the national chess champion from …

Apple’s ResearchKit Is Revolutionizing Medical Studies

ResearchKit, Apple’s proprietary medical research system, just received some encouraging news as to its accuracy and reliability.A team of …

Digital Health

Out of the gate, health and research apps face-plant

After high expectations, apps and researchers face tall hurdles in test runs.<p>There are three billion smartphones bouncing inside pockets and bags …

Research

Mite-Proof Mattress Covers Could Reduce Severity of Asthma Flares

<b>Category:</b> Family Medicine | Nursing | Pediatrics | Pulmonology | Allergy | Journal<p>Back to Journal Articles<p>Last Updated: March 13, 2017. <b>Children with</b> …

Medicine

Fish Oil, the Respiratory Tract, Wheezing and Asthma

Polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnancy reduced the absolute risk of persistent wheeze or asthma and infections of the lower respiratory tract in …

Health Information

ResearchKit clinical observation study published based on iPhone asthma app

A new clinical observation study published today by <i>Nature Biotechnology</i> (via <i>The Verge</i>) includes findings from an asthma test based on Apple’s ResearchKit framework. The asthma app relies on the iPhone app to voluntarily collect information, and the published study shows that such an approach can …

Clinical Trials