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Set rituals can help older people remember to take their asthma meds
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.08.06]
Storing it in the bathroom and making it part of a daily routine may be helpful advice that doctors can give their older asthmatic patients who struggle to remember to take their daily prescribed...

Action plan for asthma
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.08.05]
If you have asthma, you may have an asthma action plan with a "stoplight system" to help you recognize and respond to changes and understand when symptoms are getting worse and need more attention.

Asthma takes a backseat to other conditions with older women
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.08.05]
Women over the age of 65 face numerous barriers to good health: an increased risk for obesity, greater struggles against poverty and higher rates of asthma with worse health outcomes.

Common anti-malarial drug effective in controlling asthma
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.08.05]
NUS team discovers that artesunate, a common herbal-based anti-malarial drug, can be used to control asthma, with better treatment outcomes than other drugs currently available.

Stress in pregnancy linked to offspring's asthma risk
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.08.01]
A new study conducted in pregnant mice finds that maternal stress during pregnancy is linked to an increased risk of asthma for offspring.

Older Women With Asthma Face Worse Health Outcomes
Source: MedicineNet Allergy Specialty [2014.08.01]
Title: Older Women With Asthma Face Worse Health Outcomes
Category: Health News
Created: 8/1/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Asthma: just believing an odor is harmful 'could trigger airway inflammation'
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.07.23]
For asthmatics, 'it's not just what you smell, but also what you think you smell.' Researchers found that just believing an odor is harmful can cause airway inflammation.

Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives
Source: MedicineNet Hives Specialty [2014.07.22]
Title: Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives
Category: Health News
Created: 7/21/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/22/2014 12:00:00 AM

Asthma medication linked to growth suppression in children
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2014.07.17]
A review of past studies has found that inhaled corticosteroids used to treat asthma could result in restricting the growth of children who have the condition.

Progress in allergic asthma research after ingestion of fruits
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2014.07.16]
Researchers at the UPM suggest that the interaction between two proteins can be the responsible for the allergic asthma episodes after eating an infected fruit.

Prediction Update: Asthma
Source: MedPage Today Allergy & Immunology [2014.07.10]
(MedPage Today) -- In January, we asked, "What will be the most important clinical development in asthma in 2014?" Now, at the half-year mark, we return to our experts to ask how their predictions are holding up.

Interferon can block cellular force that drives allergy and asthma
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.18]
A mechanism that could underlie the development of cells that drive asthma and allergies has been uncovered by immunology researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Link between bacteria and allergies: lower asthma risk associated with microbes in infants' homes
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.10]
Infants exposed to a diverse range of bacterial species in house dust during the first year of life appear to be less likely to develop asthma in early childhood, according to a new study published...

Can exposing newborns to more dirt and germs lower allergy, asthma risk?
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.06]
Infants who are exposed to allergens and bacteria during their first year of life are less likely to experience wheezing and allergies, compared with those in cleaner environments.

Researchers examine health benefits of yoga for asthma sufferers
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.06.04]
Yoga has long been promoted as a method for improving physical and mental well-being.

Inhaler reminders dramatically improve asthma controller adherence
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2014.05.23]
Reminders prompting asthma patients to take their control inhalers if they miss a dose significantly improve medication adherence, according to a primary-care based study conducted by a research team...

Study Probes Link Between Early Antibiotic Use, Asthma
Source: MedicineNet Asthma Complexities Specialty [2014.05.15]
Title: Study Probes Link Between Early Antibiotic Use, Asthma
Category: Health News
Created: 5/15/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Complacency in asthma care must end, says first confidential enquiry report from Royal College of Physicians
Source: Nursing / Midwifery News From Medical News Today [2014.05.06]
Asthma is still killing people. The confidential enquiry, the National Review of Asthma Deaths (NRAD), is calling for an end to complacency around asthma care so that more is done to save lives.

Asthma Medications
Source: MedicineNet Asthma Complexities Specialty [2014.04.23]
Title: Asthma Medications
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/23/2014 12:00:00 AM

Common Asthma Meds May Raise Sleep Apnea Risk, Study Says
Source: MedicineNet Asthma: Over The Counter Treatment Specialty [2014.02.28]
Title: Common Asthma Meds May Raise Sleep Apnea Risk, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 2/28/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/28/2014 12:00:00 AM

Asthma
Source: MedicineNet Allergy Treatment Begins At Home Specialty [2014.02.19]
Title: Asthma
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2014 5:03:40 PM

Asthma Complexities
Source: MedicineNet Asthma: Over The Counter Treatment Specialty [2014.01.24]
Title: Asthma Complexities
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 4/10/2001 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/24/2014 12:00:00 AM

Asthma: Over the Counter Treatment
Source: MedicineNet albuterol and ipratropium inhaler Specialty [2014.01.05]
Title: Asthma: Over the Counter Treatment
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/21/1999 2:19:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 1/5/2014 12:00:00 AM

Asthma Pictures Slideshow: The Anatomy of an Asthma Attack
Source: MedicineNet Asthma Specialty [2013.11.08]
Title: Asthma Pictures Slideshow: The Anatomy of an Asthma Attack
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/8/2013 12:00:00 AM

Asthma in Children
Source: MedicineNet Asthma: Over The Counter Treatment Specialty [2013.09.26]
Title: Asthma in Children
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 6:38:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

Combo Inhaler May Give Better Relief for Some With Asthma
Source: MedicineNet salmeterol Specialty [2013.03.05]
Title: Combo Inhaler May Give Better Relief for Some With Asthma
Category: Health News
Created: 3/4/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/5/2013 12:00:00 AM

Device Stops Asthmatic Kids' Inhaler Woes
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.25]
An investigational device could let kids with asthma take their daily controller medications while they sleep, avoiding difficulties many children have with inhalers and nebulizers.

Asthma Pictures Slideshow: 10 Worst Cities for Asthma
Source: MedicineNet Asthma Specialty [2012.05.09]
Title: Asthma Pictures Slideshow: 10 Worst Cities for Asthma
Category: Slideshows
Created: 5/9/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2012 12:00:00 AM

Asthma Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet albuterol and ipratropium inhaler Specialty [2011.08.12]
Title: Asthma Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 6/3/2011 4:21:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/12/2011 6:44:56 PM

Asthma Pictures Slideshow: An Inflammatory Disorder of the Airways
Source: MedicineNet albuterol and ipratropium inhaler Specialty [2009.11.13]
Title: Asthma Pictures Slideshow: An Inflammatory Disorder of the Airways
Category: Slideshows
Created: 11/12/2009 5:02:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/13/2009 12:00:00 AM

Xolair® improves rate of severe asthma exacerbations
Source: Doctors Lounge - Chest Diseases
Xolair reduced the rate of hospital emergency visits by 44% in patients with inadequately controlled asthma.

GERD likely to follow newly diagnosed asthma
Source: Doctors Lounge - Chest Diseases
Patients with asthma were most likely to receive a subsequent diagnosis of GERD within the first year of their diagnosis of asthma.

Drugs used to treat lung disease work with the body clock
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2014.07.28]
Scientists from The University of Manchester have discovered why medication to treat asthma and pneumonia can become ineffective.

Doctors discover dust mite extract can significantly reduce allergy risk in babies
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.13]
Doctors in Southampton have found that exposing babies to a dust mite extract can significantly reduce their risk of developing allergies - and may help to prevent asthma and eczema.

Statins greatly alter inflammatory response to common cold
Source: Statins News From Medical News Today [2014.06.04]
Cold season may be just behind us, but a new discovery may shed light on how this common condition triggers asthma attacks.

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