Allergies During Pregnancy

A new study out suggests that allergies and asthma symptoms may increase during pregnancy. The study observed 80 pregnant woman and found that symptoms increased with those carrying girls. During the study, woman pregnant with girls exhibited increased asthma and...

New Asthma Research

At the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, scientists have discovered something interesting about Asthma. The researchers believe they have isolated a protein that when missing or depleted can cause airway constriction. Not only that, the protein can also...

Asthma Team Saves Patient

Recently, a Central Valley patient was saved from an asthma attack thanks to a new “Asthma Team” in the central valley. The patient suffered from an asthma attack, causing her to pass out. Rushed to Community Regional Medical Center where doctors activated...

Traffic Areas, Asthma and Dementia!

A new study is out about people who live in high traffic areas. The study suggests that people who live in these areas are more susceptible to Asthma as well as Dementia. Just living 164 feet from such an area can increase your risk 7% for dementia. This does not take...

Fish Oil and Childhood Asthma

A new study out from the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that woman who take fish oil during their pregnancy lowered the risk of asthma for their baby. The study conducted in Denmark found that woman who took fish oil during pregnancy reduced the risk of...

Cured Meats and Asthma

According to new research, eating cured meats might aggravate your asthma. Cured meats include ham, salami, sausages, bacon and several others. The study observed over 1,000 participants. Yet, of the participants that ate cured meats, 76% were more likely to see their...