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Home-based educational intervention improves asthma among Hispanic children
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New Rochelle, NY, November 10, 2015–Significant improvements in frequency of asthma attacks and symptoms, hospitalization rates and acute care visits, quality of life, and asthma knowledge were reported among a largely Hispanic population with a high …

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Kids With Asthma: Avoid The ER By Avoiding The ER
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A new study presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting has determined that the probability of future acute care visits increased from 30 percent with one historical acute care visit to 87 …

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FDA approves Nucala to treat severe asthma
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Nucala (mepolizumab) for use with other asthma medicines for the maintenance treatment of asthma in patients age 12 years and older. Nucala is approved for patients who have a history of severe …

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Exercise Aids Some Outcomes in Asthma
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MONTREAL — A supervised aerobic exercise program for asthmatic adults led to significant reductions in symptoms, medication use, waist circumference, and depression versus usual care, a small, randomized trial showed. The significant improvements in …

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Parsippany senior overcomes asthma at county meet
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“I went to an emergency care place after the race and I was diagnosed with asthma,” Schlosser said. “It was a combination of seasonal asthma and exercise-induced asthma. I was given a nebulizer and after that, I felt a significant difference. My entire …

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Asthma: LABA + Steroids Not a Winning Combo for Blacks
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Asthma exacerbations were not reduced in black adults when a long acting beta-agonist (LABA) was added to treatment with inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), a randomized trial concluded. The mean number of exacerbations was 0.42 exacerbations per …

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Blowing into this gadget could help asthma sufferers recognize the signs of an …
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According to the team behind this interesting new Indiegogo campaign, nearly every death, ER visit, or hospitalization in the U.S. due to asthma is preventable. Because it can be difficult for sufferers to recognize the signs of an impending attack, an …

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Taking less asthma medicine can be done safely with guidance Mayo Clinic study …
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PHOENIX — Stepping down asthma medicines can be done safely and at less cost for patients says a new Mayo Clinic study published this week in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. It is common for patients and doctors to test out if taking …

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Six Hidden Triggers Of Asthma Attacks
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(Ivanhoe Newswire) – The CDC reports one in 12 people have asthma. Of those, half have had an asthma attack in the last year that could have been prevented. But knowing the hidden triggers could save you a trip to the ER or even end up saving your life.

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