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Health News - Asthma/Respiratory

Study shows acetaminophen can be tolerated by children with mild, persistent asthma
A new study finds young children with mild, persistent asthma, can tolerate acetaminophen without the worsening of asthma, when compared with ibuprofen use. (Medical News Today)

Asthma: Researchers at University of Liege have discovered a type of eosinophil that plays a protective and beneficial role
The eosinophils that contribute to inflammation and exacerbation of the asthmatic response had been known to scientists for some time. (Medical News Today)

Asthma: Researchers at University of Liege have discovered a type of eosinophil that plays a protective and beneficial role
With the right treatment schedule, medications known as hypoxia-activated prodrugs (HAPs) could help prevent drug resistance in a subtype of lung cancer, according to a study published in PLOS... (Medical News Today)

Vaping may lead to fewer respiratory infections for ex-smokers
The majority of smokers who successfully switch to vaping say they have fewer respiratory infections, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). (Medical News Today)

'Smoke waves' will affect millions in coming decades
Wildfires threaten more than land and homes. The smoke they produce contains fine particles (PM2.5) that can poison the air for hundreds of miles. (Medical News Today)

Steroid treatment in very low birth weight infants may contribute to vision problems
Modest but significantly increased risk of retinopathy in very premature infants is associated with steroid treatment, according to a new study published in the Journal of AAPOS. (Medical News Today)

Hospital deaths from pneumonia show significant fall - as guidelines drive improvements in hospital care & treatment, UK
Hospital deaths from the most common form of pneumonia decreased by 14% between 2009 and 2015 according to new research published online in Thorax, the journal of the British Thoracic Society (BTS. (Medical News Today)

Long non-coding RNA Morrbid a potential therapeutic target for certain inflammatory disorders
A long non-coding RNA, Morrbid, controls how long circulating myeloid cells live, which is key to maintaining the proper balance between fighting infection and exacerbating inflammation. (Medical News Today)

1 in 5 are discharged from hospital with unstable vital signs, and experience higher readmission and death rates
Twenty percent of people hospitalized are released before all vital signs are stable, a pattern that is associated with an increased risk of death and hospital readmission, a new study by UT... (Medical News Today)

New model sheds light on secondary bacterial pneumonia
For years, researchers have known that the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus (S. (Medical News Today)

Research to improve treatment for millions of lung disease patients
New lung scanning technology developed at Monash University has the potential to transform treatment for millions of people with lung disease in Australia and around the world. (Medical News Today)

New asthma pill reduces troublesome symptoms
In what is hailed as a 'game changer' for future asthma treatment, a new study shows an asthma pill is effective in treating symptoms of the condition. (Medical News Today)

Prebiotics could help treat exercise-induced asthma
A prebiotic called B-GOS improved lung function and reduced blood markers of airway inflammation in people with exercise-induced asthma, say researchers. (Medical News Today)

Asthma pill could reduce symptoms in severe sufferers
The first new asthma pill for nearly 20 years has the power to significantly reduce the severity of the condition, a study led by the University of Leicester has found. (Medical News Today)

Clasado's Bimuno (B-GOS) demonstrates significant efficacy in the reduction of exercise-induced asthma in clinical study
Clasado Biosciences Limited, the producers and suppliers of Bimuno(R) (B-GOS), a unique patented trans-galactooligosaccharide complex, has announced the publication of results for the latest... (Medical News Today)

Growing up on an Amish farm protects children against asthma by reprogramming immune cells
House dust differences between communities affect immune development.By probing the differences between two farming communities - the Amish of Indiana and the Hutterites of South Dakota - an... (Medical News Today)

Research associates some pesticides with respiratory wheeze in farmers
New research from North Carolina State University connects several pesticides commonly used by farmers with both allergic and non-allergic wheeze, which can be a sensitive marker for early airway... (Medical News Today)

Asthma: Child's home address can help guide health care
A child's home address may be enough information to identify children and families at risk for more severe cases of asthma due to social and economic hardships. (Medical News Today)

Rapid bacterial infection test reduces antibiotic use
Researchers from the Oxford University Clinical Research Unit in Vietnam have shown that using a rapid (5-minute) test can reduce antibiotic misuse for respiratory infections. (Medical News Today)

Pneumonia discovery may offer way to boost body's defenses
As antibiotic resistance grows, UVA researchers explore alternative approach. (Medical News Today)

Researchers discover area of brain that controls breathing
Neuroscientists at Seattle Children's Research Institute have discovered an area of the brain that plays a key role in breathing. (Medical News Today)

List of Common Types of Allergy Medicine
This article lists some common medicines for allergies, including seasonal, food, and skin allergies. Symptoms and prevention tips are also included. (Medical News Today)

Asthma cure? Blocking 'rogue' gene shows promise
Instead of an inflammatory response to airways triggering asthma, researchers find the disease may arise as a result of a 'rogue' gene called ADAM33. (Medical News Today)

By causing cells to cannibalize themselves, researchers prevent lung injury in mice
Study offers a new solution to prevent Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD), the most common chronic lung disease in premature infants. (Medical News Today)

Study: Fracking industry wells associated with increased risk of asthma attacks
Evidence growing of health problems linked to active unconventional natural gas wells. (Medical News Today)

Kids With Mild Asthma Can Take Acetaminophen: Study
Title: Kids With Mild Asthma Can Take Acetaminophen: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 8/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/18/2016 (Medicine Net)

Tougher U.S. Air Standards Would Be Lifesavers: Study
Title: Tougher U.S. Air Standards Would Be Lifesavers: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/11/2016 (Medicine Net)

Amish Lifestyle Brings Unexpected Benefit: Less Asthma
Title: Amish Lifestyle Brings Unexpected Benefit: Less Asthma
Category: Health News
Created: 8/3/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/4/2016 (Medicine Net)

Does Living Near a Fracking Site Make Asthma Worse?
Title: Does Living Near a Fracking Site Make Asthma Worse?
Category: Health News
Created: 7/18/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/19/2016 (Medicine Net)

albuterol (Accuneb, Ventolin & Proventil [all discontinued])
Title: albuterol (Accuneb, Ventolin & Proventil [all discontinued])
Category: Medications
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/15/2016 (Medicine Net)

London's Great Smog of 1952 Linked to Asthma Surge
Title: London's Great Smog of 1952 Linked to Asthma Surge
Category: Health News
Created: 7/8/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/11/2016 (Medicine Net)

Health Tip: Control Asthma
Title: Health Tip: Control Asthma
Category: Health News
Created: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 (Medicine Net)

Many Parents Ill-Informed About Kids' Asthma Meds
Title: Many Parents Ill-Informed About Kids' Asthma Meds
Category: Health News
Created: 5/31/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 (Medicine Net)

Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children
Title: Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children
Category: Health News
Created: 5/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/27/2016 (Medicine Net)

fluticasone and salmeterol oral inhaler, Advair Diskus, Advair HFA
Title: fluticasone and salmeterol oral inhaler, Advair Diskus, Advair HFA
Category: Medications
Created: 1/22/2002 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/18/2016 (Medicine Net)

Health Tip: Create an Asthma Action Plan
Title: Health Tip: Create an Asthma Action Plan
Category: Health News
Created: 5/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2016 (Medicine Net)

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