Headlines Tagged with Asthma — 1,032 headlines found
Current tobacco smoke exposure (TSE) is not associated with airflow obstruction among school-aged children, while prenatal smoking is associated with airflow obstruction in children with asthma, according to a study published in the March issue of Chest.
Mar 9, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 12, 2018 14:47
The Relationship Between Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Airflow Obstruction in US Children [FREE FULL TEXT]
Current TSE was not independently associated with airflow obstruction in school-aged children. Prenatal TSE was associated with airflow obstruction in children with asthma. Repeated studies into potential mediators and confounders of this relationship ar
Mar 6, 2018 Chest
added Mar 6, 2018 18:31
Mothers who smoke while pregnant contribute to the severity of asthma and poor lung function in their children
A new study published in the journal CHEST® highlights the burden of obstructive lung disease in US children and implicates tobacco smoke exposure (TSE) through maternal smoking during pregnancy as more strongly associated with worse lung function than cu
Mar 5, 2018 AlphaGalileo Foundation (uk)
added Mar 6, 2018 18:28
Female smokers usually show less interest in breastfeeding as they believe that formula food is a safer alternative. Infants born to women smokers have shown to be prone to lung infections, SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), and asthma.
Jan 25, 2018 News-Medical.net
added Jan 25, 2018 23:10
Tobacco smoke, including secondhand smoke, damages the cells that make the protective coating of mucus lining the bronchial tubes. Without their first line of defense, the tubes become irritated and inflamed, setting the stage for an asthma attack. Smoke
Jan 20, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2018 00:46
arguably the most sweeping change — a complete tobacco ban — will soon happen courtesy of a former death-row inmate named Ecclesiastical Denzel Washington, who claimed the state was allowing him to die from secondhand smoke.
Jan 21, 2018 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jan 21, 2018 20:48
“While e-cig use may help some [individuals with asthma] quit smoking, it is imperative that we continue addressing knowledge gaps to fully assess whether and how vaping e-cigs can significantly modify asthma and allergic airway disease,” the authors con
Dec 12, 2017 PulmonaryAdvisor
added Dec 15, 2017 02:54
The family of Mary Fitch says the Blair Housing Authority isn't enforcing their no smoking policy in units at Parkview Manor. "It was fine until a chain smoker moved in the back of there. Wow. I was wheezing. I got asthma" said 90-year-old Mary Fitch.
Nov 28, 2017 KMTV Action 3 News CBS (Omaha, NE)
added Nov 29, 2017 02:37
Boston University...I have had an asthma attack after walking into Yawkey (where my office is) behind a student who brazenly inhaled from a vaping pen near the elevators.... I submit that BU is not doing enough to protect its non-smoking population from s
Oct 30, 2017 The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Oct 30, 2017 14:47
compared saliva samples from tobacco smokers, e-cigarette smokers and nonsmokers. Researchers found that e-cigarette smokers were likely to develop lung diseases such as COPD and cystic fibrosis and that the devices are no better for people than regular
Oct 20, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 20, 2017 18:14