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Air pollutants from traffic are associated with increased asthma severity levels in pregnant asthmatic women, according to a new study.
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Main Category: Respiratory / Asthma Also Included In: Pediatrics / Children's Health ; Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses ; Pain / Anesthetics Article Date: 22 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT A new study conducted by Boston researchers reports that the link between asthma and early childhood use of acetaminophen or ibuprofen may be driven by underlying ... (more)
Main Category: Respiratory / Asthma Also Included In: Nutrition / Diet ; Allergy ; Immune System / Vaccines Article Date: 21 May 2013 - 3:00 PDT Researchers in London have identified a mechanism through which vitamin D can significantly reduce the symptoms of asthma and suggest it may offer a new way to treat the debilitating condition, which in ... (more)
Researchers at Columbia University have found that purified components of ginger may have properties that help asthma patients breathe more easily.
ATS 2013, PHILADELPHIA The negative effects of poorly controlled asthma symptoms on sleep quality and academic performance in urban schoolchildren has been confirmed in a new study.
Urban elementary school children with poorly controlled asthma are likely to experience sleep problems and suffer academically, new research indicates.
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have developed a lab-made molecule that reduces acute breathing problems among people who have moderate to severe asthma, raising the possibility that a one-size-fits-all strategy in treating the breathing problem may not be the best approach.
Scientists at King's College London have discovered that vitamin D has the potential to significantly reduce the symptoms of asthma.
ATS 2013, PHILADELPHIA Air pollutants from traffic are associated with increased asthma severity levels in pregnant asthmatic women, according to a new study.
Scientists at King's College London have discovered vitamin D has the potential to significantly cut the symptoms of sufferers.
The researchers exposed airway smooth muscle tissues to three refined components of ginger : 6-gingerol , 8-gingerol or 6-shogaol . The ginger components were tested separately and in combination with isoproterenol .
The pressure on Merck's revenue growth is likely to continue in 2013, as the company battles multiple patent expiries and unfavorable currency movements.
Boots has launched a new in-store asthma support programme to provide help and support to people affected by asthma and encourage them to take control of their health.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has approved a $1.9 million research award to the University of Utah to study asthma in children and how better monitoring of the disease could improve health.
Chidren with asthma in India are being prevented from receiving effective treatment by a range of widely-held myths and misconceptions, says a University of Sydney study.