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Allergies, Asthma Tied to Lower Brain Cancer ... - WebMD

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Allergies, Asthma Tied to Lower Brain Cancer ...
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The international team of researchers looked at more than 4,500 glioma patients and almost 4,200 people without brain cancer. The investigators found that a history of respiratory allergies, asthma and eczema was associated with a reduced risk for glioma.
Allergies, Asthma Tied to Lower Risk of Brain CancerNewsmax
Allergies, Asthma, Eczema Tied to Lower Risk of GliomaDoctors Lounge
Study provides consensus on association between allergies and glioma riskBaylor College of Medicine News (press release)

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Could your winter cough be asthma? - fox13now.com

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Could your winter cough be asthma?
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This patient's problem is fairly typical of adult onset asthma, which is generally triggered after a viral upper respiratory infection. Adult onset asthma is often (but not always) seen in those who had asthma as a child and thought they had 'outgrown ...

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Kids of smoking moms more prone to asthma - Deccan Chronicle

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Kids of smoking moms more prone to asthma
Deccan Chronicle
The International Study of Asthma and Allergy in Childhood (ISAAC) done by prominent pulmonologists and other experts, says the odds of six to seven- year- olds exposed to maternal smoking developing asthma are 2.7 times higher than of those who are ...

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UCHealth unmasks new sleep apnea treatment - Greeley Tribune

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UCHealth unmasks new sleep apnea treatment
Greeley Tribune
The most common treatment for sleep apnea — and until recently, the only option with a fairly high success rate — is the use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure, or CPAP, while a person sleeps. The CPAP machine supplies constant and steady air ...

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Champion Child's Mom Hopes to Raise Awareness About Asthma - VOCM

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Champion Child's Mom Hopes to Raise Awareness About Asthma
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His mom Christina Verge says Matthew was being treated for various respiratory illnesses before finally being diagnosed with asthma. She says she hopes his story will help to raise awareness about asthma. She says he was coughing a lot at night, which ...
Harbour Grace family raising asthma awarenessThe Telegram

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Coughing fits, asthma, breathing problems: After Deonar fire, there is trouble in the air - The Indian Express

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Coughing fits, asthma, breathing problems: After Deonar fire, there is trouble in the air
The Indian Express
For three days, owner of a tiny gulab-jamun stall, Shivnath Rathore, would lie on his mattress at night, suffering bouts of asthma as a heavy layer of smoke settled over the cluttered 10X15-feet houses spanning eastwards of Deonar dumping ground.

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Prenatal steroids lower risk of respiratory illness in late preterm infants - National Institutes of Health (press release)

Prenatal steroids lower risk of respiratory illness in late preterm infants
National Institutes of Health (press release)
Prenatal steroid therapy reduces the chance of respiratory complications among infants born at 34-36 weeks, so-called “late” preterm infants, according to a study by a National Institutes of Health research network. Steroids are a standard treatment ...

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New Inhaled Asthma Treatment, SPIRIVA RESPIMAT, Now Available in US - Lung Disease News

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New Inhaled Asthma Treatment, SPIRIVA RESPIMAT, Now Available in US
Lung Disease News
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals recently announced that SPIRIVA RESPIMAT, a new inhaled medicine for maintenance treatment of asthma, is now available by prescription in U.S. pharmacies for adults and adolescents. The U.S. Food and Drug ...
SPIRIVA® RESPIMAT® Now Available in the US for Maintenance Treatment of Asthma in Adults and AdolescentsBusiness Wire India (press release)

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Doctor hopes new asthma test could better help kids - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

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Doctor hopes new asthma test could better help kids
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
The test would show whether patients have asthma or another respiratory disease, and if they're doing well or about to have an attack. That in turn would lead to better treatment, Adamko said. His work, along with that of fellow researcher Anas El ...

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The Internet Of Medical Things: Digitization Revolutionizes Respiratory Care Management - Forbes

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The Internet Of Medical Things: Digitization Revolutionizes Respiratory Care Management
Forbes
During this time of year, incidences of severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) escalate. Today there are 60 million people with moderate to severe COPD and an additional 235 million who live with asthma worldwide. The total direct costs ...

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