Asthma News

Health Tip: Create an Asthma Action Plan
Here's what to include

Many COPD Patients Have Trouble Finding Care
They can face high out-of-pocket costs, lack access to treatment

Severe Asthma in Childhood Linked to COPD Risk Later
Treatments for kids didn't seem to offset risk in adulthood, research suggests

Do You Know the 'Hidden' Signs of Asthma?
Fewer than half aware that chest pain, trouble sleeping may indicate adult breathing trouble, survey finds

Managing Allergies, Asthma 101
Doctor offers advice to students who will be heading off to college

More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: Study
Low-income children are experiencing the biggest increases, researchers report

Climate Change May Mean More Smoggy Days to Come: Study
Some areas could see up to 9 more unhealthy-air days between May and September by 2050

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: Study
As smog levels dropped over two decades, children in 8 communities suffered fewer breathing problems

Cinqair Approved for Severe Asthma
Helps reduce certain white blood cells that contribute to the disease

Exercise May Extend Lives of People With COPD
Study seems to show a big benefit, and experts say activity can help lungs stay healthy