New York Daily News
“The term respiratory disease encompasses syndromes that affect the airway of the lung like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma, and diseases that affect lung tissue itself including pulmonary fibrosis and other inflammatory lung ...
Sing Up, It's Good For You
Nebulisers – devices that transform liquid asthma medications into an easy-to-inhale mist – aren't providing people with asthma a full dose of medication, according to a small new study. Researchers found that less than 20% of the ... "There are so ...
The Globe and Mail
Ontario schools should allow students with asthma to carry puffers with them in case of emergencies, says the mother of a 12-year-old boy who died when no one could get his inhaler in time because it was locked in the principal's office. Ryan Gibbons ...
Mom urges Ontario schools to let kids with asthma carry puffers
Let kids carry asthma inhalers at school: Editorial
Ellwood City Ledger
Jameson Asthma Care, a specialty care clinic within the Lung Center at Jameson Hospital North Campus in New Castle, will provide diagnostic testing to determine the level and severity of asthma, as well as provide educational resources and workshops, ...
Her team made another interesting finding that warrants more research: babies who received probiotics as infants or in utero had higher incidences of lower respiratory infections. "This study identified a potential association between probiotics and ...
Taking probiotics during pregnancy doesn't prevent asthma in kids
Taking probiotics in pregnancy or giving them to infants doesn't prevent asthma
Drug Discovery & Development
The drug, already approved in the U.S. to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) under the brand name Breo, proved more effective than fluticasone furoate alone for patients with moderate to severe asthma at the end of a 12-week treatment ...
GSK, Theravance Report Positive Results For FF/VI In Late Stage Asthma Study
Theravance and Glaxo say asthma study succeeded
Phase III Endpoints Met by Novartis, GSK/Theravance
(NECN/NBC News: Doreen Gentzler) - Scientists say they're close to a vaccine that could prevent a severe respiratory disease that's common in children before the age of two. The condition is called Respiratory Syncytial Virus, or RSV. It causes ...
TORONTO -- Ontario schools should allow students with asthma to carry puffers with them in case of emergencies, says the mother of a 12-year-old boy who died when no one could get his inhaler in time because it was locked in the principal's office.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Asthma is a lifelong disease that can cause wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath, but experts say not everyone diagnosed with asthma actually has it. “Patients are often misdiagnosed with asthma much more often than ...
News 12 Connecticut
News 12 Connecticut
Doctors say that what is so dangerous about sleep apnea is that people who have it may think they have gotten enough hours of sleep, not realizing that the disorder disrupts sleep thousands of times in a night. (12/6/13). NORWALK - Published reports ...