Headlines Tagged with Asthma — 1,035 headlines found
Global, regional, and national deaths, prevalence, disability-adjusted life years, and years lived with disability for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma, 1990–2015: a systematic analysis...[FREE FULL TEXT]
Comparisons between countries and over time are important, as much of the chronic respiratory burden is either preventable or treatable with affordable interventions.
Aug 16, 2017 The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 18, 2017 01:35
"Although much of the burden [from these illnesses] is either preventable or treatable with affordable interventions, these diseases have received less attention than other prominent non-communicable diseases like cardiovascular disease, cancer or diabet
Aug 15, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 18, 2017 01:23
An asthmatic Michigan woman recovering from breast cancer has filed a lawsuit against her tobacco puffing neighbors, according to a report. For the past year, Phyllis Davis said the neighbors in the connected unit in her Farmington Hills condo have been
Aug 8, 2017 New York Post
added Aug 8, 2017 20:41
A Farmington Hills woman recovering from breast cancer and battling asthma says she now has to deal with another problem that's making her sick - her neighbors' smoking habit.
Aug 7, 2017 WJBK FOX 2 (Southfield, MI)
added Aug 8, 2017 13:39
A survey by Carnegie Mellon University of 1,200 children living near some of the biggest polluters in the Pittsburgh area shows that children who live near sources of pollution run the same risk of developing asthma as those exposed to secondhand tobacco
Jul 7, 2017 Public Radio International (PRI)
added Jul 7, 2017 16:07
The Bank of the West concert in Memorial Park on June 30 won’t be accessible to every member of the public if smoking is allowed. This year the concert is co-sponsored by Children’s Hospital & Medical Center. Will this concert be smoke free because of tha
Jun 23, 2017 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jun 23, 2017 08:24
[Sweden] An investigation on the use of snus and its association with respiratory and sleep-related symptoms: a cross-sectional population study [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusion Snus use was associated with a higher prevalence of asthma, respiratory symptoms and snoring. Healthcare professionals should be aware of these possible adverse effects of snus use.
Jun 15, 2017 BMJ Open (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 16:25
snus users were over 50 percent more likely than non-users to have asthma. In addition, snus users were 37 to 59 percent more likely to snore and have trouble falling asleep, the study found.
Jun 14, 2017 Reuters
added Jun 15, 2017 16:02
A TOOWOOMBA dad is concerned about his daughter's health as she struggles to breathe when cigarette smoke wafts into their home. Leah Gould, 12, has always been asthmatic but in recent times it has become worse. Her dad, Chris Gould, said since Novembe
Jun 1, 2017 Chinchilla News (au)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:54
researchers have found that the effects of smoking on asthma rates goes beyond just parents who smoke around their kids. Studies have found, for example, that pregnant women's secondhand smoke exposure is also dangerous — even babies of non-smoking pregna
Apr 18, 2017 Romper
added Apr 19, 2017 00:30