BOSTON -- Buoyed by fresh data that indicates its success, officials involved in a Boston program identifying asthma triggers in the home hope it will spread elsewhere, and have found common cause with Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina ...
EPA admin sees Boston as model for asthma prevention
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But Castro, a professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, pointed out that the researchers only measured patients' lung function, and not whether or not their symptoms improved.
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A Saskatoon couple are warning other parents to be aware of the risks of asthma following the unexpected death of their two-year-old son. Sheri and Michael Olain remember the day their son Emerson tragically died last December, just short of his third ...
Family using tragic loss to educate others
California-based medical equipment manufacturer Resmed Inc. (RMD) launched a continuous and automatic positive-airway pressure (:PAP) device platform titled “AirSense 10.” The AirSense 10 series PAP devices have been designed to support precise ...
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Q. I have trouble sleeping because I snore so much. My wife says I could have sleep apnea. I just read an article about at-home testing kits. Are any of them any good? I really don't want to go to a sleep clinic (it sounds creepy). Any advice? — John ...
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Childhood asthma rates are on the rise across the country. In Rhode Island, it's about 12 percent, according to the state health department - one of the highest rates in New England. Hiding in that statistic: in some inner city schools, almost half the ...
Asthma is one of the most common medical conditions in Ireland - affecting one in five children. Most recent figures reveal admissions for those aged between five and 14 years were up sharply between August and September in 2012. And with the ending of ...
Warning on September asthma spike
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Teenagers with persistent asthma, high milk- or egg-specific IgE levels and noncompliant behavior were a high-risk group for oral immunotherapy and experienced life-threatening reactions to the treatment, according to recent study results. Researchers ...
Cooking Some Trigger Foods May Help Prevent Anaphylaxis
Dr Monica Nordstrom, Respiratory Physician at Ashford and St. Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust said 'Doctors, nurses and patients themselves often fail to recognise whether asthma is moderate or severe, leading to life-threatening attacks that ...
Three quarters of asthma sufferers 'at risk of fatal attack'
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Three quarters of asthma patients unaware of fatal attack risk