Respiratory And Allergy Information/Asthma News

April 21, 2018

Got Asthma? Avoid Allergens

SATURDAY, April 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you have asthma, it may help to reduce your exposure to allergens. Previous research has shown that roughly […]
April 13, 2018

Preschool, Day Care Not Asthma Triggers: Study

FRIDAY, April 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Breathe easy, Mom and Dad. Sending your young children to preschool or day care probably won’t increase their risk […]
April 9, 2018

AHA: Asthma as Kid, Stiffer Arteries as an Adult?

MONDAY, April 9, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Having asthma as a child is associated with developing stiff arteries earlier in adulthood, according to a new […]
March 27, 2018

Smoking While Pregnant Could Harm Child's Breathing

TUESDAY, March 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Children born to mothers who smoked during pregnancy are apt to have breathing issues in childhood and beyond, a […]
March 3, 2018

Boosting Steroid Dose May Not Reduce Kids' Asthma Flare-Ups

SATURDAY, March 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Temporarily boosting the dose of inhaled steroids may not do much to reduce the frequency of severe asthma flare-ups […]
February 26, 2018

Female Hormones May Play Part in Asthma

MONDAY, Feb. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There may be a link between asthma in women and changes in levels of female hormones such as estrogen […]
February 24, 2018

Summer Camp Tips for Kids With Asthma, Allergies

SATURDAY, Feb. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Your children may already be looking forward to summer camp. But when it comes to kids with asthma or […]
February 6, 2018

Asthma Attacks on the Decline Among U.S. Kids

TUESDAY, Feb. 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Fewer U.S. children are having to deal with asthma attacks in recent years, federal health officials reported Tuesday. That […]
February 6, 2018

Easing Your Child's Asthma

TUESDAY, Feb. 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If your child is among the 10 percent of kids with asthma, you want to do everything you can […]