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New Relief for Sleep Apnea Sufferers - WTOP

WTOP

New Relief for Sleep Apnea Sufferers
WTOP
For one 33-year-old Washingtonian, sleep was treacherous—and a good night's rest had eluded him since childhood. He had suffered with obstructive sleep apnea for decades—gasping for breath dozens of times during the night. Sleep deprived and ...

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New Lab-on-a-Chip to Better Diagnose Asthma, Tuberculosis - NDTV

NDTV

New Lab-on-a-Chip to Better Diagnose Asthma, Tuberculosis
NDTV
Researchers have developed a low-cost lab-on-a-chip device to analyse sputum from patients with pulmonary diseases such as tuberculosis and asthma. "To develop more accurate diagnosis and treatment approaches for patients with pulmonary diseases, ...
Lab-on-a-chip device to better diagnose asthma, TBEconomic Times

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Holyoke offers 'Asthma Awareness Fair' to help families - MassLive.com

MassLive.com

Holyoke offers 'Asthma Awareness Fair' to help families
MassLive.com
HOLYOKE -- Parents can learn how to help children deal with asthma Monday (Aug. 3) from 1 to 3 p.m. at Holyoke Health Center, 230 Maple St. "Healthy Holyoke Asthma Awareness Fair" will include tips about how to reduce asthma triggers and safe cleaning ...

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A smarter way to track your asthma symptoms - Yahoo News

Yahoo News

A smarter way to track your asthma symptoms
Yahoo News
Although many emerging regions of the world appear to be catching up, asthma, which affects the bronchial tubes (i.e., the airways) and which can present itself as wheezing, coughing, breathlessness or a tightening chest, is still a disease that ...

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Hot Jobs: Need increases for respiratory therapists - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Hot Jobs: Need increases for respiratory therapists
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The job: Respiratory therapists care for patients who have trouble breathing—for example, from a chronic respiratory disease, such as asthma or emphysema. Their patients range from premature infants with undeveloped lungs to elderly patients who have ...

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Study Finds Association Between Asthma And Lower Risk of Lethal Prostate Cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today

Prostate Cancer News Today

Study Finds Association Between Asthma And Lower Risk of Lethal Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer News Today
Results from a recent large study conducted by Johns Hopkins researchers indicate that men with an asthma medical history are less prone to develop severe prostate cancer when compared to men who never suffered from the disease. The study, which was ...

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Well | Snoring Children May Suffer From Sleep Apnea - New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)

Well | Snoring Children May Suffer From Sleep Apnea
New York Times (blog)
In most cases, the problem results when, during sleep, the child's airway is temporarily obstructed by enlarged tonsils or adenoids or both — lymphoid tissues in the back of the throat — hence the name obstructive sleep apnea. ... it can ...
Sleep Apnea Linked To Migraine, Panic Disorder, Hearing And Other Things You ...Tech Times
Dr. Ramo Rx: Sleep apnea may be linked to dementiaKOAT Albuquerque

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Your child's health: Summer asthma triggers - fox8.com

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Your child's health: Summer asthma triggers
fox8.com
CLEVELAND – Angelic Claudio enjoys a walk on a beautiful summer day. But, the 12-year-old knows just being outside can affect her breathing. She has had asthma since she was born. “If someone had an asthma attack it will feel like their chest is ...

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Find relief for your sleep apnea - FOX43.com

FOX43.com

Find relief for your sleep apnea
FOX43.com
If you suffer from sleep apnea, you aren't alone. Over three million people have this sleeping disorder. The symptoms can range from restless, sleepless nights to more serious breathing issues. The good news is, there are multiple treatments available ...

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Allergies, Sinuses and Asthma: Can Sinus Surgery Help? - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report

Allergies, Sinuses and Asthma: Can Sinus Surgery Help?
U.S. News & World Report
We do know that people with bad allergies can often develop chronic sinus problems and even asthma. The inflammation that occurs in the airways is similar whether it's in the nose and sinuses or in the lungs, leading to the term "one airway" inflammation.

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