Hospitalizations for Asthma in Homeless Pediatric Patients
Homeless children with asthma in New York are 31 times more likely to be admitted to the hospital than nonhomeless children with asthma.
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CBD oil is a very popular alternative treatment for chronic inflammation , but is this popularity based on scientific results or is it just a temporary trend? Nowadays...
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The Adaptive Effect of Illness-Specific Panic-Fear on Asthma Outcomes in Mexican and Puerto Rican Children
To examine baseline measures of illness-specific panic-fear (ie, the level of anxiety experienced specifically during asthma exacerbations) as a protective factor in pediatric...
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Poorly-Controlled Asthma Commonly Affects Pregnancy in U.S
Asthma is often not well controlled during pregnancy, especially among publicly-insured women, according to a U.S. study. Reuters Health Information
3 days ago - Medscape
Perceptions of asthma and exercise, and associations with weight status and asthma morbidity in urban children
Given the high prevalence of asthma and obesity in minority children, there is a need to identify targets for intervention to decrease the impact of these conditions on...
5 days ago - Academic Pediatrics
The Reason Anxious People Often Have Allergies
A few years ago, Maya Nanda began noticing a strange pattern among her patients. A pediatric allergist at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center at the time, Nanda...
5 days ago - The Atlantic
Chaos in the house and asthma in children - the connection
A chaotic household is one in which there is a lot of disorganized behaviour and noise. This makes relaxation impossible and often leads to stress and anxiety. Studies have...
6 days ago - News Medical
Chaos in the Home Tied to Poor Asthma Control in Kids
Higher levels of chaos in the home, along with parental or child depression are risk factors for worse asthma outcomes in urban minority kids, finds a new study.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
'Chaos' in the home linked to poor asthma control in children
A chaotic household, as well as child and parent depression, are risk factors for worse asthma outcomes in urban minority children, according to a new article.
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Uncontrolled asthma could cost US economy $963.5B over next 20 years
The 20-year cost of uncontrolled asthma in the U.S. is estimated to exceed $963 billion, and both adolescents and adults could lose approximately 15.46 million quality-adjusted...
6 days ago - Healio
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Petting Dogs, Cats can Help Relieve Stress in Students
Interaction with pets can help college students reduce their stress in a less subjective way, which may have significant benefits for physical and mental health over time.
High Blood Pressure, Cholesterol in Early Life May Up Heart Disease Risk in...
High blood pressure and too much bad cholesterol can put young adults at a higher risk of developing heart disease in later life, reveals a new study.
Homeless People in UK are Denied Basic Healthcare Services
A new study has found that homeless people living in UK are denied basic healthcare services.
Widespread Global Implementation of WHO's 'Treat All' HIV Recommendation
A new study shows that the World Health Organization's 2015 recommendation for immediate treatment of all people living with HIV has become the standard of care across HIV...
Persistent HIV DNA in Spinal Fluid may be Linked to Cognitive Challenges
HIV patients who have persistent HIV cells in the cerebrospinal fluid even after long-term anti-retroviral therapy are more likely to experience cognitive deficits than those...
HIV Persists in Brain and Spinal Cord Despite Successful Viral Suppression
Long-term cART or combination antiretroviral therapy though successful in the immune system is unable to prevent HIV associated neurological dysfunction resulting in cognitive...
This Bentgo Lunch Box Is 55% Off For Another Hour And We're Obsessed With It
It's that time of year when back to school shopping is already so relevant. This adorable BPA-free bento-style lunch box, is available at 55% off. It's been one of the most...
Staying Healthy With Type 2 Diabetes
You have a lot of power to determine what your future with type 2 diabetes looks like. Here are questions to ask your doctor to stay healthy.
CBD Oil for Anxiety: Is it a Friend or Foe?
Anxiety can be debilitating, and just like other mental disorders, it can also be lethal. As such, early detection and commitment to effective treatment modalities are very...
Healthy Living Counteracts Alzheimer's Genetic Risk
Even if you are unlucky enough to carry genes that predispose you to Alzheimer's disease, a healthy lifestyle can minimize that risk, new research shows.