#Asthma

Health & Fitness | Health Articles

Telemedicine is as effective as in-person visits for children with asthma

New study shows patients who live far from allergists can still get specialty care.

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Reducing Asthma Exacerbations, Improving Patient QoL With Azithromycin

Azithromycin reduced exacerbations and improved quality of life in adults with asthma in a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Fish oil pills for pregnant moms may cut asthma risk in kids

Children whose moms took high doses of fish oil during their last three months of pregnancy were less likely to develop chronic wheezing problems or asthma by age 5, finds a study that suggests a possible way to help prevent this growing problem.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Marijuana Relieves Both Asthma & Anxiety

Cannabidiol, or CBD, could be helpful in achieving what an inhaler can while also decreasing patient anxiety. A 2015 study by Labratório de Fisiopathologia Experimental in Brazil found that CBD could be helpful in reducing mucous production associated wi

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Health Secrets of the Amish

We knew that farming protected against allergies and asthma. Now we know what kind of farming.

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Shut your Mouth and Change your Life | Patrick McKeown

Decongest your nose, increase your body temperature and activate your bodies relaxation response in three to four minutes by simply altering your breath. Aut...

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

There’s a Sea Otter With Asthma and She Knows How to Use an Inhaler

Mishka, who lives at the Seattle Aquarium, is the first sea otter diagnosed with the condition.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

How to Avoid July Fourth Allergy Flare-Ups

Smoke, stings, mold are common summer allergens that can trigger asthma, allergy attacks, experts say

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Asthma Triggers Infographic | Healthy Child Healthy World

Some 6.8 million American children have asthma. Help your child breathe easier with these asthma-fighting tips.

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The Air Quality Blog by Rabbit Air – Rabbit Air

Health & Fitness | Asthma & COPD

Environmental Concerns Led to Jump in Cost of Asthma Inhalers: Study – WebMD

Price of 'rescue' medication nearly doubled, researchers say

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Weight-Loss Surgery Might Reduce Serious Asthma Flare-Ups – WebMD

Emergency visits, hospitalizations for airway disease dropped by half after procedure, study finds

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Another Medical Society gives Buteyko a thumbs up: British Thoracic Society - Breathing Expert

the British Thoracic Society has given the Buteyko Method a grade A recommendation for asthma treatment.

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Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma: MedlinePlus

Find information on health conditions, wellness issues, and more in easy-to-read language on MedlinePlus, the up-to-date, trusted health information site from the NIH and the National Library of Medicine.

News | In the News

Researchers Shed Light on Asthma's Mysteries - WSJ

As many as half of asthma sufferers have a form of the lung disease known as nonallergic asthma, a particularly confusing type of the lung disease.

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Breathing Easier- APA Monitor: November 2013