Tag: asthma

Holi is here, caution advised

New Delhi: Holi is here again and revellers are all geared up to enjoy the festival of colours. The revellers,…

Eating fish may help reduce asthma risk 70%: Study

Sydney: Eating fish oil, rich in omega 3 fatty acids, can help reduce the risk of asthma by nearly 70…

Painkillers in pregnancy won’t cause asthma in kids

London: Taking paracetamol or other painkillers during pregnancy is not responsible for increase in the risk of asthma in children,…

Vitamin D may help control asthma: Study

New York: Besides making bones strong, higher levels of Vitamin D can also help children with asthma to become more…

New method identifies which asthma patients respond to systemic corticosteroids

Washington: With help from a dozen clinical variables, researchers have been able to identify, using machine learning techniques, which of…

Fish oil may not improve asthma symptoms, says study

WASHINGTON: The study, published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, showed that four grams of fish…

Here’s another reason to treat vitamin D deficiency

Washington: Taking vitamin D supplements could reduce the risk of deadly lung attacks in some chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)…

Researchers examine consequences of fungal infection in brain

Washington: To study the short-term consequences of fungal infections, researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have developed a mouse model.…

Low Vitamin D intake found in asthma patients

Washington: The recent research has found a reduced Vitamin D intake in occupational asthma patients. Previously, Vitamin D intake was…

Take care of allergies this winter season!

New Delhi: While we all love winters, there are some who are left tormented by the allergies that are part…

Eating fish reduces childhood asthma: Study

Canberra: Eating fish like salmon, trout and sardines can significantly reduce asthma symptoms in children, a study led by Australian…

Does asthma contribute to childhood obesity epidemic?

Washington: In a recent study, scientists have found that asthma could give rise to childhood obesity epidemic. The University of…

Kidney disease biomarker may indicate COPD risk

New York: Researchers have found that a commonly used biomarker of kidney disease may also indicate lung problems, particularly chronic…

Childhood asthma may up anxiety later: Study

New York: Children suffering from asthma are more likely to develop the risk of anxiety during adulthood, finds a new…

Lung inflammation from childhood asthma may cause anxiety

Washington: Turns out, persistent lung inflammation may be one possible explanation for why having asthma during childhood increases your risk…

Pollen exposure during pregnancy linked to baby asthma risk

Washington: Turns out, children born in the peak grass pollen season, October and December, may have a greater risk of…

Does Paracetamol use in infancy increases risk of asthma?

Washington D.C. [USA]: Turns out, children who take paracetamol during their first two years of life may be at a…

Children with asthma likely to lag at school and work

Washington D.C. [USA]: Turns out, People who suffer with persistent asthma from a young age are more likely to leave…

Maternal exposure to pollen ups risk of asthma in babies

Sydney: Babies born to mothers who got exposed to pollen during the last trimester may be at increased risk of…

People with asthma at higher risk of obesity

Washington: While obesity is known to be a risk factor for developing asthma, according to a study, people with asthma…