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How Our Daily Choices can Fight the Impact of Capitalism on Food

HOW OUR DAILY CHOICES CAN FIGHT THE IMPACT OF CAPITALISM ON FOOD

After Hickman Family Farms Egg farm opened in Tonopah, Arizona, the son of Sonia Lopez started to get very sick. His asthma got worse...

Chris Froome, 4-Time Tour De France Winner, Cleared Of Doping

CHRIS FROOME, 4-TIME TOUR DE FRANCE WINNER, CLEARED OF DOPING

This paves the way for him to compete in this year's Tour, which starts Saturday. The investigation started after a sample he provided...

 
 
 
Study: Using Tylenol regularly can cause asthma and COPD

STUDY: USING TYLENOL REGULARLY CAN CAUSE ASTHMA AND COPD

A study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine pointed to acetaminophen as a significant risk...

Scientists find existing asthma drug can reverse memory loss in mice

SCIENTISTS FIND EXISTING ASTHMA DRUG CAN REVERSE MEMORY LOSS IN MICE

Temple University experts claimed their findings on the drug zileuton open up a potential new route to stop the aggressive progression...

 
 
 
Excess Sugar Consumption May Impact Your Child's Health

EXCESS SUGAR CONSUMPTION MAY IMPACT YOUR CHILD'S HEALTH

Toddlers consume too much added sugar which may increase the risk of obesity, dental caries, asthma and certain risk factors for heart...

Children who have their tonsils removed are three times more likely to develop asthma and pneumonia 

CHILDREN WHO HAVE THEIR TONSILS REMOVED ARE THREE TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP ASTHMA AND PNEUMONIA 

Researchers at the universities of Copenhagen and Melbourne studied more than a million people born between 1979 and 1999 to find the...

 
 
 
Critical Care Interventions for Asthmatic Patients Admitted From the Emergency Department to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

CRITICAL CARE INTERVENTIONS FOR ASTHMATIC PATIENTS ADMITTED FROM THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TO THE PEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE UNIT

Objectives The aim of this study was to assess the frequency and predictors of critical interventions in asthmatic patients admitted...

Arthritis and asthma sufferers may be up to one-third less likely to develop Parkinson's disease

ARTHRITIS AND ASTHMA SUFFERERS MAY BE UP TO ONE-THIRD LESS LIKELY TO DEVELOP PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Researchers from the University of Washington found people who take corticosteroids, which are commonly prescribed for psoriasis and...

 
 
 
Propeller Health Raises $20M to Move Beyond Respiratory Disease

PROPELLER HEALTH RAISES $20M TO MOVE BEYOND RESPIRATORY DISEASE

Since launching in 2010, Propeller Health has kept its focus on developing connected devices and complementary software for patients...

Longer Hospital Stays, Higher Costs For Asthma Patients Given Unnecessary Antibiotics

LONGER HOSPITAL STAYS, HIGHER COSTS FOR ASTHMA PATIENTS GIVEN UNNECESSARY ANTIBIOTICS

Asthma patients were prescribed unnecessary antibiotics had longer hospital stays resulting in higher costs for the patient, finds...

 
 
 
Essential Content for Discharge Instructions in Pediatric Emergency Care: A Delphi Study

ESSENTIAL CONTENT FOR DISCHARGE INSTRUCTIONS IN PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE: A DELPHI STUDY

Objective The aim of this study was to identify the 5 most essential discharge instruction content elements that should be communicated...

World Asthma Day

WORLD ASTHMA DAY

World Asthma Day 2018 aims to improve asthma awareness and care worldwide.

 
 
 
People With Allergies And Asthma Have A Higher Risk Of Psychiatric Disorders

PEOPLE WITH ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA HAVE A HIGHER RISK OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

A robust new study out of Taiwan has found evidence that people who suffer from allergies are more likely to develop a psychiatric

Research Shows How Inhaler Data Help Patients Breathe, Cities Plan

RESEARCH SHOWS HOW INHALER DATA HELP PATIENTS BREATHE, CITIES PLAN

In 2014, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation committed to fund a first-of-its-kind study of asthma and air quality in Louisville, KY,...

 
 
 
Allergy and Asthma Prevention with a HEPA Air Purifier

ALLERGY AND ASTHMA PREVENTION WITH A HEPA AIR PURIFIER

Asthma and allergies are increasing in children. Coughing, sneezing, congestion, wheezing, shortness of breath, headaches and tiredness...

Reduce your kids' risk of asthma and eczema: Get a dog

REDUCE YOUR KIDS' RISK OF ASTHMA AND ECZEMA: GET A DOG

Based on the results of two separate studies, aside from being loyal companions, having dogs can also benefit the health of young children...

 
 
 
Adherium gets FDA clearance for OTC sales of sensor to support asthma medication management

ADHERIUM GETS FDA CLEARANCE FOR OTC SALES OF SENSOR TO SUPPORT ASTHMA MEDICATION MANAGEMENT

The move is designed to help the New Zealand device company accelerate distribution of its sensor following the opening of a U.S. office...

GP tells patients their inhalers could causing global warming

GP TELLS PATIENTS THEIR INHALERS COULD CAUSING GLOBAL WARMING

Dr Brett Montgomery, a senior lecturer in general practice at the University of Western Australia, advises his patients with asthma...

 
 
 
Olive Oil for Dogs: Relieve Pain, Arthritis & Dry Skin

OLIVE OIL FOR DOGS: RELIEVE PAIN, ARTHRITIS & DRY SKIN

You might think olive oil for dogs will clog your dog's arteries and cause your dog to gain weight if you add it to his meals everyday...

Safety and Effectiveness of Corticosteroids Linked to Genetic Variants

SAFETY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF CORTICOSTEROIDS LINKED TO GENETIC VARIANTS

A new study identifies a genetic variant that can improve the safety and effectiveness of corticosteroids, the drug used to treat asthma...