Headlines Tagged with Asthma — 945 headlines found
Modern, well-built homes are more air tight than they once were. While that helps keep energy costs down, an air tight dwelling keeps pollutants like mold, dust and tobacco smoke inside. The more time you spend indoors, the more exposure you have.
Dec 4, 2014 Consumer Affairs
added Dec 3, 2014 20:56
Fixed airways obstruction among patients with severe asthma: findings from the Singapore General Hospital-Severe Asthma Phenotype Study
Conclusion: Smoking is associated with fixed airways obstruction in patients with treatment-resistant severe asthma in Singapore. Furthermore, our results suggest that both small and large airways obstruction contribute independently to fixed airways ob
Dec 3, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 3, 2014 11:53
Dec 2, 2014 MedPage Today
added Dec 2, 2014 20:10
The government action to restrict cigarettes, however laudable, is discriminating. Cigarettes being ostracised as beedis escape government wrath...Little is done to control industrial pollution, which is a greater health hazard.
Nov 30, 2014 New Indian Express (in)
added Nov 30, 2014 15:25
Both heart attack and asthma can result from continued exposure to smoking and poisons in the air, he said. "It's like jogging behind a bus," he said. Not smoking is the best thing you can do to prevent both heart attacks and asthma, Horovitz added.
Nov 16, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 16, 2014 18:18
My decision to go to medical school here four years ago stemmed from Lubbock being known for its strong culture of community and West Texas friendliness.... Everyone, including these patients, should have the right to go into any business and not worry a
Oct 25, 2014 Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Oct 25, 2014 18:24
Kearney-Holt CAN group is making plans to approach the community with another indoor smoking ban. On Oct. 14 the group held an open forum for anyone interested in the prospect of an indoor smoking ban. The group, along with the Northland Coalition, appro
Oct 23, 2014 Kearney (MO) Courier
added Oct 23, 2014 09:59
Stephanie Fsadni learns that women are more prone to breathing problems than men. Respiratory consultant Josef Micallef explains why they are more predisposed to suffer from asthma, lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Oct 10, 2014 Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:46
The senior and sophomore, respectfully, are the first two from KHS to participate in the state-wide Say What! movement... According to the Say What! website, the program was developed by Texas youth and stands for Students, Adults and Youth Working Hard A
Sep 20, 2014 Kilgore (TX) News Herald
added Sep 20, 2014 22:45
Researchers analyzed the smoking habits of more than 13,000 men and women, and then looked at the incidence of asthma in their children. The results showed that asthma was much more common in children whose fathers were smokers before conception. A chil
Sep 8, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 8, 2014 16:33