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Why do so many elite athletes have asthma? - The Guardian

The Guardian

Why do so many elite athletes have asthma?
The Guardian
Speaking to the Guardian in 2014, Dickinson said the condition remained a source of some debate: β€œIt depends which respiratory consultant you talk to on whether you put these athletes on a spectrum of asthma, or whether you think that's purely down to ...
Yates fails drugs test using asthma inhalerEyewitness News
Simon Yates fails drugs test after 'using asthma inhaler' to plunge British Cycling deeper into crisisTelegraph.co.uk
Respiratory expert gives his view on drug involved in Simon Yates doping caseroad.cc
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Kids with more daily stress have more nightly asthma awakenings - Fox News

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Kids with more daily stress have more nightly asthma awakenings
Fox News
"Nocturnal asthma is an area that patients often talk about but there's not a lot of research in child nocturnal asthma," said lead author Dr. Caroline C. Horner of the Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis ...

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Extreme heat, precipitation linked to more severe asthma requiring hospitalization - Science Daily

Extreme heat, precipitation linked to more severe asthma requiring hospitalization
Science Daily
Based on over a decade of asthma hospitalization data (115,923 cases from 2000-2012), Researchers observed a 23 percent increase in risk of asthma hospitalizations when there was an extreme heat event during summer months. This risk was higher ...

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Gene therapy halts pulmonary hypertension progression in large animal pre-clinical study - Science Daily

Gene therapy halts pulmonary hypertension progression in large animal pre-clinical study
Science Daily
Scientists have used a novel gene therapy to halt the progression of pulmonary hypertension, a form of high blood pressure in the lung blood vessels that is linked to heart failure, according to a study led by Roger J. Hajjar, MD, Professor of Medicine ...

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Yoga Improves Quality of Life in Pulmonary Hypertension - Medscape

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Yoga Improves Quality of Life in Pulmonary Hypertension
Medscape
WASHINGTON, DC β€” A 12-week yoga regimen significantly improved anxiety, depression, and quality-of-life scores in adults with pulmonary arterial hypertension, results from a small study suggest. The findings are promising for patients with the ...

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Extreme weather events may lead to more asthma hospitalization - News-Medical.net

Extreme weather events may lead to more asthma hospitalization
News-Medical.net
Extreme heat and heavy rainfall are related to increased risk of hospitalization for asthma in Maryland, according to a study by University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers. Based on over a decade of asthma hospitalization data (115,923 ...

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Warning issued after severe canine respiratory infection outbreak detected at Windsor kennel - FOX 61

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Warning issued after severe canine respiratory infection outbreak detected at Windsor kennel
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WINDSOR β€” The Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association is investigating an outbreak of canine severe respiratory infection at Day Hill Kennel in Windsor, the CVMA announced Thursday. Dogs from the kennel are being treated at Pieper Memorial ...

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Gadsden cheer coach dies after asthma attack - Alabama's News Leader

Gadsden cheer coach dies after asthma attack
Alabama's News Leader
"The fiancee of one of my employees called and I recognized who she was right away ," said J.R. Zeringue, the owner of Ace All-Stars of Gadsden. "She said JR...Reggie didn't make it." 31-year-old Reginald Tremain suffered an asthma attack Monday.

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Immunotherapy Tablets For Dust Mite Allergy Reduce Asthma Risk - NPR

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Immunotherapy Tablets For Dust Mite Allergy Reduce Asthma Risk
NPR
Immunotherapy tablets are starting to edge out shots as a treatment for allergies. And it looks like the pills can help reduce the frequency of asthma attacks, too. Scientists reported Tuesday that immunotherapy tablets for dust mite allergy reduced ...
UPDATE - AAFA's asthma & allergy friendly(R) Certification Program Celebrates 10 Successful YearsMarketwired (press release)

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5 Signs That You Might Have Sleep Apnea - Huffington Post

5 Signs That You Might Have Sleep Apnea
Huffington Post
More than just a nuisance during the day, poor sleep can be severely detrimental to your health. Sleeping well helps you look, feel and perform your best, and when you don't get enough quality sleep, you are putting yourself at risk. For approximately ...
Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices Consumption Global Market Research Report 2016Medgadget.com (blog)
Global Anti-Snoring & Sleep Apnea Devices Market Assessment & Forecast: 2016-2020PR Newswire (press release)

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