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Asthma can appear during allergy season

Asthma can appear during allergy season (WZZM) – The allergy season this year could be particularly bad thanks to our unusual winter and when the pollen counts go up, so do the number of new asthma cases. Allergies are a typical asthma trigger, so it's not unusual for a bad allergy season to … Full News […]

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Grant could help Schenectady, county in asthma battle

Grant could help Schenectady, county in asthma battle SCHENECTADY — Schenectady County received $ 25,000 from a private foundation Wednesday to help control and reduce its high rate of asthma. The grant from the New York State Health Foundation came just days after the state Comptroller's Office … Full News here – Read more on Schenectady […]

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Stress during pregnancy linked to increased asthma risk in children

Stress during pregnancy linked to increased asthma risk in children Stress during pregnancy brought on by events like divorce, job loss or death of a loved one appears to be linked to an increased risk of asthma and eczema among children. These findings, Dr. Petra Arck told Reuters Health in an email, could "allow … […]

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State Comptroller Reports Medicaid Costs Related to Asthma on the Rise

State Comptroller Reports Medicaid Costs Related to Asthma on the Rise That's a 26 percent increase over the past five years. While asthma-related death rates and hospitalization rates have dropped over the past decade, the cost of treatment continues to go up because the number of New Yorkers diagnosed with asthma is rising. Full News […]

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CPAP for asthma

CPAP for asthma As part of a clinical trial, doctors are testing whether treatment with a CPAP machine will improve symptoms in asthma patients by making their airways less reactive. “At nighttime, their muscles that are around their windpipes are not being allowed to … Full News here – Read more on WJXT Jacksonville

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Asthma workshop teaches skills

Asthma workshop teaches skills (WTVA) — Children in the area with asthma got the chance to learn more about the condition. Healthworks in Tupelo held their Asthma Super Saturday event Saturday. Both children and parents were welcome. Children learned information about their … Full News here – Read more on WTVA

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Stress in pregnancy linked to children's asthma risk

Stress in pregnancy linked to children's asthma risk Arck, of University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany, and her colleagues note that although there are strong genetic components to asthma and related conditions, these alone do not help explain the unprecedented increase in such diseases … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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Allergic asthma sufferers need to warm up before exercising

Allergic asthma sufferers need to warm up before exercising Spring has sprung, and in addition to welcoming the beauty and warmth of the season, many folks have to say a reluctant hello to seasonal allergies. And for some, allergies and asthma go hand in hand. More than 50 per cent of those with asthma have … […]

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Program maps patterns of asthma varieties

Program maps patterns of asthma varieties Asthma isn't just one disease but comes in up to six different varieties, according to a new computer analysis from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh Asthma Institute at UPMC. The study confirms several subtypes of the disease … Full News here – Read more on Pittsburgh […]

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Keep finger on child's asthma triggers

Keep finger on child's asthma triggers Childhood asthma is the most common chronic disease in children, and can occur year-round. Now that spring has arrived and children are heading outside to play, it's a good time to consider the impact and dangers of this disease, as well as how to … Full News here – […]

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Asthma Tech – Medical Informer Video

Young Winston has chronic asthma and can’t participate in all the activities with his classmates. The boy copes through his vivid imagination and with paper …

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Author's asthma honour

Author's asthma honour OUTSTANDING ACHIEVER: Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae presents Carol Cooper-Taylor her award for winning the COPD category of the Asthma Foundation achievers awards ceremony. Full News here – Read more on Northland Independent Community

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Tiotropium as Asthma Add-On Treatment Shows Promise

Tiotropium as Asthma Add-On Treatment Shows Promise Boehringer Ingelheim has announced positive results from several Phase 3 studies analyzing once-daily tiotropium (Spiriva; Boehringer Ingelheim) delivered via the Respimat inhaler as an add-on treatment for patients with varying severities of asthma … Full News here – Read more on Monthly Prescribing Reference

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Order asthma inhalers online

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Cellular Biomedicine Group Launches Development Program for Asthma Stem

Cellular Biomedicine Group Launches Development Program for Asthma Stem … Dr. Wei (William) Cao, Chief Executive Officer of Cellular Biomedicine Group, Inc., commented, "Asthma places a significant burden on families and communities in China. With 300 million people worldwide and over 30 million people in China suffering … Full News here – Read more on […]

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