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Millions of children in the U.S. have the breathing disorder — and a new study revealed dangerous gaffes with their inhaler technique.
Despite great progress in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma, there seems to be a divide between black and white patients' access to care.
Could reducing childhood obesity also help reduce rates of childhood asthma? These researchers say it could.
Obesity could increase your risk of asthma because of changes in your respiratory muscles and other related conditions, according to this study.
Once asthma treatment guidelines are implemented, environmental exposure to pets or secondhand smoke is not a significant factor in asthma control.
Secondhand smoke exposure during childhood is linked to increase risk of COPD later in life. Learn about the risks of early exposure to smoke.
Researchers at Penn State conducted a study to learn more about the association between child asthma and the risk for developing anxiety in adulthood.
Did you know that asthma and COPD symptoms can overlap? Learn ways to reduce your risks of developing COPD if you already have asthma.
Obesity is a risk factor for asthma and they often coexist. A recent study suggests obesity raises asthma risk by changing how your airway muscles function.
People with asthma who have specific genetic profiles experience more severe symptoms when they’re exposed to air pollution, say researchers.