22.08.2019

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Children with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed, study suggests

A new study supports evidence that children with mild asthma can effectively manage the condition by using their two inhalers -- one a steroid...
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Psoriasis therapy linked to reduced coronary inflammation in patients with skin condition

Researchers have found that anti-inflammatory biologic therapies used to treat moderate to severe psoriasis can significantly reduce coronary inflammation in patients with the chronic...
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Multiple genes affect risk of asthma, hay fever and eczema

Researchers have found a total of 141 regions (genes) in our genetic material that largely explain the genetic risk underlying asthma, hay fever and...
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Scientists discover immune cell subtype in mice that drives allergic reactions

Allergies can be life-threatening when they cause anaphylaxis, an extreme reaction with constriction of the airways and a sudden drop in blood pressure. Scientists...
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Low level exposure to air pollution is harmful, mouse model shows

Scientists investigating the effect of air pollution on lung health, in an animal model, have concluded that even low levels of exposure can have...
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Lung cell patches its own DNA on the fly to survive influenza

Scientists have identified one kind of lung cell that can hustle to repair its damaged DNA and survive an attack of the influenza A...
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Strong family relationships may help with asthma outcomes for children

Positive family relationships might help youth to maintain good asthma management behaviors even in the face of difficult neighborhood conditions, according to a new...
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Cracks in the skin of eczema patients promote allergic diseases

Many babies with eczema go on to develop food allergies, asthma and hay fever, and researchers say it's not a coincidence. The cracks caused...
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No link between flu vaccine in pregnancy and later health problems in children

There is no association between exposure to the 2009 H1N1 'swine flu' vaccine during pregnancy and health problems in early childhood, concludes a new...
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Anaphylactic shock: IgG antibodies and neutrophils play an unexpected role

Teams have successfully identified a new pathological mechanism responsible for the unexplained cases of anaphylactic shock, involving neutrophils activated by antibodies of the IgG...
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Finger-prick blood test could safely reduce antibiotic use in patients with COPD

A simple finger-prick blood test could help prevent unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics for people with the lung condition chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according...
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Integrated, multi-‚omic‘ studies of asthma could lead to precision treatment

Carefully designed, integrated multi-'omic' studies could accelerate the use of precision medicine for asthma patients, according to researchers. Lesen Sie weiter auf: Integrated, multi-'omic' studies...
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‚Back to school asthma‘ linked to tripling in rate of health service appointments

'Back to school asthma' -- a seasonal peak in cases associated with the start of the school year in September -- is linked to...
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New therapy targets gut bacteria to prevent and reverse food allergies

A new study identifies the species of bacteria in the human infant gut that protect against food allergies, finding changes associated with the development...
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Psoriasis patients turn to alternative medicine when traditional treatments fail

A recent survey from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences found patients with psoriasis frequently use complementary or alternative therapies to treat...

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