Headlines Tagged with Asthma — 1,015 headlines found
At the prison in Cameron, the asthmatic Washington kept being paired with heavy smokers, despite doctor’s orders that his quarters be smoke-free. Now, after a decade-long legal battle, Washington is declaring victory with a settlement that not only pro
Sep 22, 2017 Kansas City (MO) Star
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Joanne Seiff says we're not ready for the legalization of marijuana until we know how people will be protected from second-hand pot smoke like the haze that drifted into her home as she put her six-year-olds to sleep.
Sep 16, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 17, 2017 20:01
A new study from the University of Technology in Australia has linked vaping to an increased risk of asthma in children. Researchers are due to present the findings at the European Respiratory Society International Congress tomorrow.
Sep 12, 2017 Newstalk 106-108 FM (ie)
added Sep 14, 2017 13:52
[UK] Vaping in pregnancy increases a child's risk of asthma even if the e-cigarettes are nicotine free
'Our study demonstrates that maternal vaping is associated with impaired lung function and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.' Asthma affects around 5.4million people in the UK. It has no cure and can cause deadly attacks if poorly controlled.
Sep 12, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 04:28
[New Zealand] VIDEO: This breathtakingly bad health stat should be part of your election decision video
In the lead-up to polling day, Unicef NZ is looking at four key issues... The state of New Zealand's homes has a lot to do with that high rate. So we encourage action to improve the state of New Zealand's housing and provide safer environments for those c
Sep 9, 2017 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 9, 2017 15:21
Smoking bans have reduced the number of children attending hospital with severe asthma exacerbations and respiratory tract infections, a study published in Lancet Public Health shows. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh and the Erasmus University
Sep 7, 2017 Pharmaceutical Journal (uk)
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Sep 3, 2017 Twitter
added Sep 4, 2017 14:36
‘Agreeable to use, certain in their effects, and harmless in their action, they may be safely smoked by ladies and children,’ ran the promotional copy. The product was Cigares de Joy, handy little cigarettes designed to smoke out those lung problems and
Aug 29, 2016 The Quack Doctor (blog)
added Sep 4, 2017 14:36
A new Global Burden of Disease study looked at the impact of the two most common respiratory diseases worldwide - asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) - between 1990 and 2015. It found that while the number of cases of asthma increase
Aug 18, 2017 IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Aug 18, 2017 20:38
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