Pets Can Double as Asthma Antidote
Raising a baby in a household with dogs and cats may offer some protection from developing allergies and asthma, health experts suggest.
1 hour ago - Web MD
Sucking on infant's pacifier may help parents prevent allergies in their kids
Parents who suck on their infant's pacifier to clean it may suppress immunoglobulin E, or IgE, levels in their child during infancy, according to research presented at the...
3 hours ago - Healio - 3 articles
Sucking your baby's pacifier could improve their health
A new study has found that sucking on a baby's pacifier is linked to lower IgE levels, an antibody that is increased in allergies and asthma.
8 hours ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Parental pacifier sucking may prevent allergies in children
Parents who sucked pacifiers to clean them had children with lower total IgE production, according to findings presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and...
11 hours ago - Healio - 4 articles
Inhaled long-acting beta agonist combined with a corticosteroid does not increase risk of death compared with corticosteroid alone
Busse WW, Bateman ED, Caplan AL, Kelly HW, O'Byrne PM, Rabe KF, et al. Combined Analysis of Asthma Safety Trials of Long-Acting β2-Agonists. N Engl J Med 2018;378:2497-505.
7 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
FDA reapproves OTC Primatene Mist for mild asthma
The FDA has approved over-the-counter Primatene Mist to temporarily relieve symptoms of mild, intermittent asthma in patients aged 12 years and older, according to a press...
8 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Computer-generated phone calls slightly increase asthma medication adherence
Computer-generated phone calls based on a patient's electronic health record and answers to questions led to a small but statistically significant increase in patients with...
10 days ago - Healio
Eating Fish Can Help Reduce Asthma Symptoms in Children
Consumption of fish such as salmon, sardines, and trout twice a week can lower asthma risk in children, reveals a new study.
11 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Eating fish as part of diet can reduce asthma symptoms in children, shows trial
A clinical trial led by La Trobe University has shown eating fish such as salmon, trout and sardines as part of a healthy diet can reduce asthma symptoms in children.
11 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Breath-Enhanced to Conventional Nebulizers in the Treatment of Children with Acute Asthma
To compare the efficacy of a breath-enhanced and a conventional jet nebulizer in the treatment of children with moderate to severe acute asthma.
13 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
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Sucking Your Baby's Pacifier Might Actually Protect Them From Allergies
Don't feel ashamed for sucking on your baby's pacifier to clean it off - you might be helping them out with allergies Come on. You know you've done it. Well, probably not with...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Carrie Underwood Uses CMA Stage To Reveal Sex Of Her Baby
“Waylon or Willie?” Carrie Underwood revealed big news at last night's CMAs During last night's Country Music Association Awards, Carrie Underwood, along with co-host, Brad...
Diesel fumes in London are so bad that children's lungs are becoming stunted
Tests on more than 2,000 eight- and nine-year-olds who lived in the capital of England showed they had an average five per cent lower lung capacity than expected.
Brain Damage in Newborns Can be Identified with the Help of a 15-minute Scan
Brain damage in babies can be detected earlier with a 15-minute scan than current methods, finds a new study.
15 Gifts To Grab For Your Favorite Host
Everyone knows that one mom who loves to host a party-she's usually a fab chef, yet oddly has a clean kitchen , her house smells like a meadow, and her fridge is always...
5 Ways I'm An Old-Fashioned Parent
Growing up in the '80s and '90s, I had what you could call a typical childhood. I had everything I really needed, with few extravagances. My parents weren't concerned with...
School Bans Expensive Winter Coats To Avoid ‘Poverty-Shaming' Kids
School tells parents that their kids can't wear expensive designer coats to school In an attempt to “poverty-proof” their campus, a British high school is banning students from...
Dogs Are Being Trained To Stop School Shooters
These dogs are trained to smell ammo and attack in the event of a school shooting As long as politicians fail to enact sensible gun control reform, we will be trying to keep...
Betsy DeVos Wants To Increase Protections For Students Accused Of Sexual Assault
Betsy DeVos wants to enhance legal protections for students accused of sexual assault We're currently living in a landmark time, where survivors are stepping forward and...