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UA led program helping TUSD children with asthma - KGUN 9

UA led program helping TUSD children with asthma
KGUN 9
Dr. Lynn Gerald is the director of clinical research at the Arizona Respiratory Center and says about 10 percent of children suffer from asthma in some way. She is leading a new program at 20 TUSD elementary schools to help children manage their disease.

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Evanston Health Dept. program to address school-age asthma - Evanston Review

Evanston Health Dept. program to address school-age asthma
Evanston Review
The district also obtained data from both hospitals “showing that a lot of our children are showing up in the E.R. with asthma-related symptoms, having been compromised by respiratory illness.” Thomas-Smith told aldermen. As a result, the department ...

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Sleep Apnea Gear Doesn't Squelch Sex Life, Study Says - Philly.com

Philly.com

Sleep Apnea Gear Doesn't Squelch Sex Life, Study Says
Philly.com
"This study suggests that CPAP compliance does not impair sexual quality of life in patients with sleep apnea," Dr. Mark Rosen, medical director of the college, said in an association news release. Erectile dysfunction is common in men with sleep apnea ...
Treating Sleep Apnea in HF May Cut 30-Day ReadmissionsMedscape
One Last Public Service Announcement On Sleep ApneaMondaq News Alerts (registration)
CHEST: CPAP Doesn't Adversely Affect Sex LifeHCPLive

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Sleep apnea should not be taken lightly - The Daily News of Newburyport

Sleep apnea should not be taken lightly
The Daily News of Newburyport
There are many possible causes of these symptoms individually, but when several of them occur together, it's possible you are experiencing “sleep apnea.” Apnea is a Greek word meaning “without” (a-) and “spirit” (pnea). And this is just what's ...
Sleep apnea action urgent for those at riskDaily Herald

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Overweight kids misinterpret asthma symptoms, potentially overuse medication - Medical Xpress

Monthly Prescribing Reference

Overweight kids misinterpret asthma symptoms, potentially overuse medication
Medical Xpress
Respiratory physicians treating these children should consider weight loss or other alternative self-management plans to improve GERD, asthma-related symptoms and medication utilization. "This research helps define how overweight and obesity affect the ...
Overweight Children More Likely to Report Worse Asthma ControlMonthly Prescribing Reference
Obese Asthmatics Overuse Rescue MedicationsPharmacy Times
Seven recent developments involving food allergyHealio

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Alien Jadoo down with Asthma due to earth's Diwali smoke - Times of India

Times of India

Alien Jadoo down with Asthma due to earth's Diwali smoke
Times of India
Alien Jadoo, who was seen on earth in the Bollywood film, 'Koi Mil Gaya' was reportedly down with Asthma caused by the smoke emission from earth into other planets due to Diwali. After giving his supernatural powers to Hrithik Roshan, Jadoo went back ...

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Proposed law would allow kids with asthma to carry inhalers at school - CTV News

CTV News

Proposed law would allow kids with asthma to carry inhalers at school
CTV News
TORONTO -- Children with asthma should be able to carry inhalers with them at all times, as long as they have permission from a doctor and a parent, the mother of a 12-year-old boy who died at school told Ontario legislators Thursday. Ryan Gibbons died ...
Ontario MPP wants kids with asthma to carry their inhalers in classGlobalnews.ca

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Branch County 4 year old boy infected with D-68 respiratory virus - WTVB

WTVB

Branch County 4 year old boy infected with D-68 respiratory virus
WTVB
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - Health officials in Coldwater report that a 4-year old boy from Branch County remains hospitalized in Ann Arbor for treatment of the enterovirus D-68 respiratory virus. Kim Wilhelm, prevention services director for the ...

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Caring for asthma - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Caring for asthma
Reno Gazette Journal
Asthma requires active management over time. Even when patients have their asthma under control, monitoring and continued treatment are necessary to maintain that control. Asthma patients need to visit a physician and respiratory therapist regularly ...

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Asthma Complaints Increase in Wake of East Harlem Explosion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Asthma Complaints Increase in Wake of East Harlem Explosion
Wall Street Journal
A nonprofit health group in East Harlem says a sharp increase in referrals to its asthma program in the wake of last spring's gas explosion in the neighborhood is raising concerns that the blast hurt the respiratory health of some residents. LSA Family ...

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