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Asthma drug also helps protect against several food allergies

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 13:42

Researchers have said that an asthma drug omalizumab accelerates the process of desensitizing patients with food allergies to several foods at the same time.

Breast-feeding may not be more beneficial than bottle-feeding

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:14

A new study comparing siblings who were fed differently during infancy found that that breast-feeding might be no more beneficial than bottle-feeding.

Increasing air pollution causing respiratory ailments

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 21:18

Air pollution has become a big menace and poses a serious threat to people`s health. The ever soaring levels of air pollution have led to an increase in reports of respiratory problems in metropolitan cities like Delhi.

Tips for tackling asthma during pregnancy

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 10:21

Nothing can be as dreadful as suffering from an asthma attack during pregnancy. A pregnant lady, as it is, goes through a lot of bodily and hormonal changes. Having an asthma attack during this period can seriously be the worst nightmare.

Kids exposed to passive smoke respond less to asthma treatment

Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 17:07

A new study has found that children exposed to cigarette smoke at home have lower levels of an enzyme that helps them respond to asthma treatment.

Vitamin A rich diet essential for proper lung formation

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 18:57

In a significant breakthrough, the short-term deficit of vitamin A while the lungs are being formed in the baby during pregnancy has been linked to asthma later in life.

Obese people breathe in more air pollutants

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 14:12

A new research has suggested that overweight or obese adults can breathe 7-50 percent more air per day than an adult with healthy weight does, which makes them more vulnerable to air contaminants causing asthma and other pulmonary diseases.

Common colds during pregnancy boost kids` asthma risk

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 13:46

A new study has revealed that the more common colds and viral infections a woman has during pregnancy, the higher the risk her baby will have asthma.

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