Asthma News

Health Tip: Live Better With Asthma
Take prescribed medication, and create an action plan

Gut Bacteria Tied to Asthma Risk in Kids
Study suggests that antibiotics in infancy might also play a role

Kids May Be More Likely to Get Asthma if Grandma Smoked While Pregnant: Study
Risk is heightened even if child's mother didn't smoke, research suggests

Secondhand Smoke May Double Risk of Hospitalization for Kids With Asthma
Exposure can worsen symptoms and make the disease more difficult to manage, researchers say

Tai Chi Might Help People With Long-Term Health Conditions
Study shows ancient exercise improves physical ability in those with arthritis, heart failure, emphysema and breast cancer

No Evidence to Support Widespread Screening for COPD: Experts
U.S. panel says efforts should focus on cutting smoking to prevent the deadly respiratory disease

Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List
From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems

Smog Threatens Visitors to U.S. National Parks: Report
Investigators found unhealthy ozone levels, haze plague many natural sanctuaries

Orkambi Approved for Cystic Fibrosis
When disease caused by mutated gene from each parent

How to Avoid July Fourth Allergy Flare-Ups
Smoke, stings, mold are common summer allergens that can trigger asthma, allergy attacks, experts say