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Things Increase The Risk of Death From Asthma

Things Increase The Risk of Death From Asthma

It is necessary to retain good control of asthma, because asthma can lead to death. Children and adults who have had one or more severe, life-threatening asthma attacks (status asthmaticus) are at increased risk of death from asthma. Also, if … Read more

INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS

INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS

Inhaled corticosteroids are the preferred medicines for long-term asthma treatment. They’re the most effective option for long-term relief of the inflammation and swelling that makes your airways sensitive to certain inhaled substances.Minimising inflammation helps avoid the chain of reaction that … Read more

Treating asthma

Treating asthma

Asthma  causes the airways of the lungs to swell and narrow, leading to wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing. Inflammation in the airways is one of the most causes of asthma is. When an asthma attack occurs, the … Read more

Conjugated linoleic acid and asthma

Conjugated linoleic acid and asthma

Researchers in British Columbia published a study in the journal, Clinical & Experimental Allergy (Macredmond et al, 2010), which explored the efficiency and safety of conjugated linoleic acid supplementation on mild asthma. The intervention in this study included conjugated linoleic … Read more

Asthma overview

Asthma overview

Asthma is a disorder that causes the airways of the lungs to swell and narrow, leading to wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing.Asthma most commonly starts in childhood. At least 1 in 10 children, and 1 in 20 … Read more

Restrictive Diet May Reduce ADHD Symptoms

Restrictive Diet May Reduce ADHD Symptoms

THURSDAY, Feb. 3 (HealthDay News) — A special restrictive diet may significantly reduce symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in young children, a new study suggests. But researchers add that not all kids helped; long-term effectiveness unknown. When children between … Read more

CDC Report Finds 8% of Americans Have Asthma

CDC Report Finds 8% of Americans Have Asthma

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12 (HealthDay News) — Just over 8 percent of Americans have asthma, according to the latest estimates from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Even higher rates found among women, kids, minorities. That finding is gleaned … Read more

Mar-cof CG

What is Mar-cof CG? Codeine is in a group of drugs called narcotics. It is a cough suppressant that affects the signals in the brain that trigger cough reflex. Guaifenesin is an expectorant. It helps loosen mucus congestion in your … Read more

Find Suitable Treatment method for Asthma

Find Suitable Treatment method for Asthma

There are many different methods to treat asthma. Some are for long-termed use while others are quick working, and are usually not used for everyday use. Asthma treatment can be a daily pill form muscle relaxer that can help with … Read more

Research says Paracetamol is linked with Asthma

Research says Paracetamol is linked with Asthma

Chest Research Foundation, Pune (CRF) is conducting an ongoing clinical study and it released an interim finding on the World Asthma Day. The interim finding says that paracetamol is the common drug used worldwide to relieve pain and fever is … Read more