5 hrs ago
Central Western Daily
Wood heaters trigger winter health warning
SMOKE from wood fires is more hazardous than cigarette smoke and can act as a trigger for asthma symptoms, according to the Asthma Foundation of NSW.
14 hrs ago
7 Tips for Creating Positive Mental Imagery
Guided imagery harnesses our brain's natural tendency to create vivid mental representations of our beliefs, desires, experiences and goals .
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Warm dry homes a must for those with a respiratory condition
There is now irrefutable evidence that cold, damp houses are bad for our health -particularly for those with respiratory problems.
Breathe Easy: A Marijuana Study Finds No Lung Cancer Links
Donald Tashkin's is a tale cannabis pushers like to repeat. The physician and professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine set out to prove - via a study funded by the National Institutes on Drug Abuse - that marijuana is bad for you.
Issues with GSK's Bottle Manufacturer Leads to MHRA Ventolin Alert
A GlaxoSmithKline subsidiary has issued a recall of two batches of Ventolin syrup in the UK after glass fragments were found in some bottles.
MicroDose of Fresh Air for Teva with Respiratory Acquisition
Teva has affirmed its respiratory drug delivery strategy with the purchase of MicroDose Therapeutx for a potential $165m .
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Evidence thin on osteopathic manipulation for kids
There is no clear evidence that osteopathic manipulation helps treat kids and teenagers with a range of ailments from asthma to ear infections, according to a new review of the literature.
10 gadgets for a high-tech home
Kohler's Numi toilet has a motion-activated seat and lid, deodorizing charcoal filter, multi-option bidet wand and air dryer, illuminated panels and foot warmer.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Pennsylvania
Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 15 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Pennsylvania.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Overlake Medical Center Offering Bronchial Thermoplasty
"The benefits of the treatment persist for years after the procedure, whereas in other asthma treatments, the patients have to keep taking their medications to continue having a benefit."
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Making Your Life Better With Effective Asthma Solutions
It is easy to panic after you learn that you or someone you love has asthma. There is no getting rid of asthma if you have the condition.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Asthma medicine recalled after warning over glass fragments in bottles
MORE than 1300 bottles of a prescription-only asthma medicine have been recalled due to a "very low" risk they contain glass fragments.
Market Report, "Allergic Asthma - Pipeline Review, H1 2013", published
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Allergic Asthma, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
'Grey's Anatomy' Helps Roswell Girl Save the Life of Her Brother
An unusual commotion in the kitchen at 2 a.m. last Friday morning drew 13-year-old Zoe Ayers out of bed.
The Motley Fool
The First Real Cure in the $25 billion Asthma Market?
Kanak is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited.
Research and Markets: EpiCast Report: Asthma - Epidemiology Forecast to 2022
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that affects persons of all ages, but most commonly starts in childhood.
Outdoor exposure and vitamin D levels in urban children with asthma
The inner-city pediatric population in the United States has a disproportionate burden of asthma.
Coughing up for your health
The winter months can be difficult for asthma sufferers, and sometimes it can be worth coughing up a little extra to look after your health.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
A comparison of levalbuterol with racemic albuterol in the treatment...
The American journal of emergency medicine , Vol. 24, No. 3. , pp. 259-267, doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2006.01.027 This multicenter, randomized, double-blind trial compared nebulized levalbuterol and racemic albuterol in the treatment of acute asthma.