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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:33:01 GMT

Mental Floss

How Louisville Used GPS to Improve Residents' Asthma
Mental Floss
The air quality situation in Louisville won't be changing anytime soon, but a new study with sensor-equipped inhalers shows that technology can help people with asthma cope, as CityLab reports. The two-year AIR Louisville project involved the ...

 
 
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:31:34 GMT

Chicago Sun-Times

Asthma, more deadly with age, takes heavy toll on older adults ...
Chicago Sun-Times
Up to 9 percent of older adults are thought to have asthma — a respiratory condition that inflames the lungs and interferes with breathing.

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:14:07 GMT

WNEM Saginaw

Heading back to school a dangerous time for kids with asthma
WNEM Saginaw
Going back to school can be a fun and somewhat anxious time for kids as they get back to class to learn new things and see old friends. For kids who suffer from asthma, there could be more to be nervous about than tests and quizzes. Every night 3-year ...

 
 
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:46:50 GMT

USA TODAY High School Sports

Asthma training required for all 22000 Minn. high school coaches
USA TODAY High School Sports
But for the first time, all Minnesota high school coaches must be trained to detect another, often quieter, problem: asthma. Edina girls soccer coach Katie Aafedt recently completed the new asthma response training requirement. “A lot of it was a good ...

 
 
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:34:00 GMT

UPI.com

Nearly 4 million people die from asthma each year, says COPD
UPI.com
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 16, 2017 -- Two major chronic lung diseases -- asthma and COPD -- kill nearly 4 million people worldwide annually, a new report finds. The study calculates that 3.2 million people died in 2015 from COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary ...

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:27:18 GMT

Asthma takes heavy toll on older adults
Indiana Gazette
As the prevalence of asthma climbs in people 65 and older, more seniors will grapple with its long-term impact. Estimates vary, but up to 9 percent of older adults are thought to have asthma — a respiratory condition that inflames the lungs and ...

 
 
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:20:59 GMT

The Mouth

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:28:18 GMT

Lung Disease News

FDA Approves Teva's QVAR RediHaler Asthma Maintenance Inhaler
Lung Disease News
Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has won U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its QVAR RediHaler breath-actuated inhaler for maintenance treatment of asthma as a prophylactic therapy in patients 4 years of age and older.

 
 
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:59:00 GMT

Tristatehomepage.com

Helping Kids Manage their Asthma at School
Tristatehomepage.com
As students head back to school, the Indiana State Department of Health is urging parents and schools to have a plan to help students manage their asthma and stay in class. Parents are encouraged to work with their child's doctor to create a plan that ...

 
 
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 01:28:02 GMT

ESPN

Boog Powell makes Athletics debut a day after asthma attack
ESPN
Powell, acquired from the Seattle Mariners on Sunday for Yonder Alonso, was fighting a cold and experienced an asthma attack that he said had him breathing at about 50 percent. He received a breathing treatment and was able to recover quickly. He ...
Asthma attack delayed Powell's debut with A'sSFGate
Athletics newcomer Boog Powell makes club debut after asthma scareFanRag Sports (blog)

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