Time to Asthma-Related Readmission in Children Admitted to the ICU for Asthma*
Objectives: To compare the time to asthma-related readmissions between children with a previous ICU hospitalization for asthma and those with a non-ICU hospitalization and to...
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Tour de France winner Chris Froome says asthma drug behind 'adverse finding'
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome said on Wednesday he followed medical advice by taking an increased dosage of asthma medication at the Vuelta a Espana in September.
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Asthma Medication With Oral Immunotherapy can Help Children Fight Food Allergies
Administering antibody medication along with tiny amounts of food that a person is allergic to, desensitizes them faster to the different food allergens.
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Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma
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Consuming sugary drinks during pregnancy may increase asthma risk in mid-childhood
Children between the ages of 7 and 9 may be at greater risk for developing asthma if they consumed high amounts of fructose in early childhood or their mothers drank a lot of...
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Intake of Sugary Drinks During Pregnancy Linked to Childhood Asthma
Avoiding high intake of sugary beverages during pregnancy and in early childhood could be one of several ways to reduce the risk of childhood asthma.
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Does breastfeeding protect children against asthma?
While breastfeeding has been thought to decrease children's risk of developing allergies and asthma, a major new study counters that belief. In the largest study of its kind...
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Integrated care can benefit pediatric asthmatics
Pediatric asthma patients realize improved health and reduced corticosteroid use when they receive integrated care that considers personal, familial, and environmental risk...
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Asthma in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes in Germany and Austria: Frequency and metabolic control
ConclusionIn our DPV‐database, frequency of asthma and T1D seems similar to the prevalence of asthma in the healthy German background population. The concomitant diagnosis of...
4 days ago - MedWorm - 5 articles
Sugary Diet During Pregnancy May Increase Asthma Risk in Children
Women who consumed the most sugar during pregnancy were more likely to have children with asthma.
4 days ago - NY Times
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New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence
FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play key role in metastasis.
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Natural Cell Death - Risk for Diabetes and Heart Diseases
High plasma levels of circulating markers of apoptotic cell death are associated with increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Centralized Chronic Disease Management Improves Patient Outcomes
Population health management programs that have centralized support can improve outcomes for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular disease or hypertension.
An Injury to the Spinal Cord may Affect the Heart
Secondary damage to an heart caused by the spinal cord injury may range from mild to severe as only small number nerve fibers associated to the heart are present there.
Type 2 Diabetes Complications Hits Younger Patients Harder
Risk factors for developing cardiovascular, eye and renal problems following type 2 diabetes much more common among patients diagnosed before the age of 45.
Heart Defects in Fetus Due to High Blood Sugar Levels of Mother
The leading non-genetic risk factor for the disease is a mother having diabetes during pregnancy, although genetics was thought to be a risk factor.
Chemotherapy found to increase the number of tumor cells circulating in the...
Chemotherapy is a pretty scary prospect, but a lot of people are convinced by their doctors that its potential benefits are worth enduring the very unpleasant side effects...
Add cinnamon to your treats this holiday season: Research confirms the spice...
Cinnamon may be the spice you need this holiday season as a new study finds that it can potentially protect you from obesity. A team of researchers from the University of...
Critical Care Resource Utilization and Outcomes of Children With Moderate...
Objectives: To characterize admission patterns, critical care resource utilization, and outcomes in moderate pediatric traumatic brain injury. Design: Retrospective cohort...