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Farm dust that protects children from allergies could lead to asthma vaccine - The Guardian

The Guardian

Farm dust that protects children from allergies could lead to asthma vaccine
The Guardian
... journal Science could help lead to a vaccine against asthma one day. “At this point, we have revealed an actual link between farm dust and protection against asthma and allergies,” said Bart Lambrecht, a professor of pulmonary medicine at Ghent ...
Here's why farm kids have fewer allergies and less asthmaThe Verge
Dirty farm air may ward off asthma in childrenScience /AAAS
Farm dust protects kids against asthma, allergiesYahoo News
New Scientist -The Hindu
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Could you have asthma and not know it? - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast Telegraph

Could you have asthma and not know it?
Belfast Telegraph
Currently, 5.4 million people in the UK are receiving treatment for asthma, which is caused by inflammation of the bronchi (small tubes that carry air in and out of the lungs), and anybody can develop it, though it does tend to be more common in people ...

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Waterford boy dies after asthma attack - The Oakland Press

Waterford boy dies after asthma attack
The Oakland Press
White Lake police were called at 1:50 p.m. by a mother who told them her 10-year-old son had complained of trouble breathing and she was transporting him to Huron Valley Hospital. Police said she and the boy had been visiting at a friend's home west of ...

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Learn About the Demand for Respiratory Therapists - WHSV

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Learn About the Demand for Respiratory Therapists
WHSV
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) -- Respiratory therapist is a job in the medical field that doesn't require years of college and training like a doctor. Ron Cople said his job is the best kept secret in health care. "This field has been around for 40 or ...

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Showers, visitors back as prison manages respiratory disease - abc7news.com

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Showers, visitors back as prison manages respiratory disease
abc7news.com
The prison has confirmed that seven inmates have Legionnaires' disease, and some 95 are under observation for symptoms of the respiratory illness. There are no confirmed cases among staff members. Corrections officials say full kitchen service will ...

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Master's in respiratory therapy proposed by Weber State - Standard-Examiner

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Master's in respiratory therapy proposed by Weber State
Standard-Examiner
The proposal lists five advanced-practice clinical specialties where a master's degree might be advantageous: adult critical care, neonatal/pediatrics; certified or registered pulmonary function technologist, sleep disorder specialty, or as an asthma ...

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25 Smith-Hale students, 2 staffers treated for respiratory distr - KCTV5 - KCTV Kansas City

KCTV Kansas City

25 Smith-Hale students, 2 staffers treated for respiratory distr - KCTV5
KCTV Kansas City
The spray caused some students and staffers to gag and experience respiratory distress including coughing and watery eyes.The Smith-Hale Middle School ... Students with breathing issues like asthma got it the worst. By lunchtime, students were back in ...

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Canha's rise with A's came after conquering mysterious respiratory illness - FOXSports.com

Canha's rise with A's came after conquering mysterious respiratory illness
FOXSports.com
Mark Canha went from being a relatively obscure Rule 5 acquisition by the Oakland Athletics to a productive middle-of-the-order type thanks to his impressive play over the past few months. Obtained from the Miami Marlins prior to the season, the A's ...

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Asthma May Influence Risk of Parkinson's Disease - Neurology Advisor

Neurology Advisor

Asthma May Influence Risk of Parkinson's Disease
Neurology Advisor
HealthDay News — Patients with asthma may be at an increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease, according to a study published in Allergy. Chih-Ming Cheng, MD, from the Taipei Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan, and colleagues examined the ...

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Diesel exhaust does not affect apoptosis in the bronchial epithelium in ... - Healio

Diesel exhaust does not affect apoptosis in the bronchial epithelium in ...
Healio
No evidence of epithelial apoptosis or proliferation appeared to exist in the healthy controls, the patients with asthma or the patients with rhinitis after the challenge. More research is needed to further explore the interaction between airway ...

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