UNC School of Medicine Study Shows Surprise Low-level Ozone Impact on Asthma Patients
Michelle Hernandez, MD, associate medical director of the N.C. Children's Allergy & Asthma Center, led a study that followed 23 asthma patients in North Carolina to show that...
21 hours ago - UNC Healthcare - 2 articles
Children given Calpol during first two years of life at greater risk of asthma
New research has found a link between paracetamol and asthma
1 day ago - Wales online
Treatable Traits May Help Predict Future Asthma Attacks
New study investigates specific treatable traits that can predict future asthma attacks.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 5 articles
Do YOU have asthma? You're a third more likely to become fat
Scientists at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health found that, 10 years into a study, 10.2 per cent of asthmatics had become obese compared to only 7.7 per cent of people...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
Calpol to children under two years old could increase risk of getting asthma
Paracetamol is recommended by the NHS to treat most of childhood ailments. Researchers found one variant of the GSTP1 gene was associated with asthma.
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Long-term Benralizumab Safe and Effective for Severe Asthma
The drug is safe for severe uncontrolled asthma over 2 years, and reduces exacerbations in vast majority of patients, according to results from the 1-year BORA extension...
1 day ago - Medscape - 2 articles
A natural chemical compound found in natto and cocoa beans found to alleviate airway inflammation
An animal study demonstrated the ability of ligustrazine to alleviate airway inflammation in mice with neutrophilic asthma. Found in cocoa beans and natto, the chemical...
1 day ago - Natural News
Agarwood essential oil demonstrates promising anti-cancer properties, researchers find
Agarwood - a plant used in traditional medicine to treat vomiting, rheumatism, coughing, and asthma - could be used in treating colorectal cancer, according to researchers from...
1 day ago - Natural News - 3 articles
Growing up near a park cuts a person's risk of developing asthma
Researchers from Haukeland University Hospital, Norway, believe that green spaces, like parks and public gardens, offset the effects of air pollution, which worsens the risk of...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Investigators determine specific treatable traits that can predict future asthma attacks
Investigators have assessed the prevalence of treatable traits in severe asthma and have determined which specific traits are predictive of future asthma attacks.
2 days ago - News Medical
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Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately
Artificial intelligence or AI correctly interprets lung function test results and helps pulmonologists diagnose lung disease in patients.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease
TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...
New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.
Even the Best Healthcare Facilities Can Do More to Fight Infections: Study
Providing evidence-based infection prevention and control strategies can help reduce healthcare-associated infections by up to 55 percent, reveals a new study.
New urine test measures stress-related cell damage, revealing your risk for...
Most people judge a person's age by the presence of grey hair, wrinkle lines, age spots and other visible signs. But do you know that a person may have lots of grey hair but...
Deep Vein Thrombosis: Fresh Insights
Patients who received immediate compression therapy were 20 percent less likely to develop residual vein occlusion and 8 percent less likely to suffer post thrombotic syndrome...
Controversial study claims human memory cells do not grow throughout life...
Until the early 1980s, scientists accepted the findings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal - the father of modern neuroscience - that adult brains do not experience neurogenesis, the...
9-Year-Old Boy Brings A Handgun And Ammunition To School
A fellow student alerted a teacher to the handgun in the boy's backpack This week, a nine-year-old boy was caught possessing a gun at his Las Vegas elementary school. It's 2018...