Dec 01, 2014 PM EST
In a new register study in the scientific journal BMJ, researchers at Karolinska Institutet are able to dismiss previous claims that there is a link between the increased use of antibiotics in society and a coinciding rise in childhood asthma. The ..
Sep 30, 2014 PM EDT
New article shows individuals can improve asthma symptoms by avoiding air pollution
Sep 22, 2014 PM EDT
Job insecurity can boost a person's risk of developing first-time asthma, according to a new study.
Jul 29, 2014 AM EDT
Study finds our lung cells have a separate circadian rhythm that makes drugs given for asthma and pneumonia ineffective.
Jul 23, 2014 PM EDT
New research from the Monell Center reveals that simply believing that an odor is potentially harmful can increase airway inflammation in asthmatics for at least 24 hours following exposure. The findings highlight the role that expectations can play ..
Jul 23, 2014 AM EDT
New vaccine can protect against dust-allergies by boosting the body’s immune system, finds a study.
Jul 17, 2014 AM EDT
Corticosteroids stunt growth in young asthma patients, finds a new research.
Jul 02, 2014 AM EDT
Obesity increases the risk of asthma attacks in children, according to a study.
Jul 01, 2014 PM EDT
In a new study of the causes underlying respiratory symptoms in military personnel returning from duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, a large percentage of veterans had non-specific symptoms that did not lead to a specific clinical diagnosis. Most patients..
Jul 01, 2014 PM EDT
Some of the increase in asthma risk toward the end of the 20th century could be attributed to the increase in body mass index (BMI) in mid-childhood, according to new research published in this week's PLOS Medicine. The study, led by Raquel Granell f..
Jun 06, 2014 PM EDT
Infants exposed to rodent and pet dander, roach allergens and a wide variety of household bacteria in the first year of life appear less likely to suffer from allergies, wheezing and asthma, according to results of a study conducted by scientists at ..
Jun 06, 2014 AM EDT
Children exposed to pet dander, allergens and dust at an early age are less likely to develop asthma, allergies and wheezing, according to a study.
Jun 02, 2014 PM EDT
Yoga has long been promoted as a method for improving physical and mental well-being. And although yoga is often suggested to asthma sufferers to help alleviate symptoms, a new study found little evidence that yoga will improve symptoms.
May 22, 2014 AM EDT
Certain oils in found in vitamin E-rich diets can cause lung problems and breathing difficulties, according to a study.