Five to ten per cent of all women around the world have asthma and it is one of the most common chronic medical conditions in women of reproductive age.
High levels of an omega-6 fatty acid called arachidonic acid were associated with a reduced risk of asthma and rhinitis at 16.
Women are more likely to suffer from asthma than men because of the absence of testosterone -- the male sex hormone -- which prevents lungs from inhaling harmful pollen, dust or other airborne allergens, found a study.
According to the medical experts, most of the patients are being diagnosed with bronchitis and advance asthma.
Study says not only vehicular exhaust, but pollen is also responsible for triggering asthma in more than 30% of the population.
Healthy lifestyle and diet may help you cure many serious diseases.
Taking too much sugar during pregnancy can double the chance of asthma in your kid.
16,082 people were never-smokers and roughly 18 percent of men and 5 percent of women used snus.
It may sound strange to some of us but thousands of people across the world are travelling from their place to Hyderabad to take ‘fish prasadam’. It is said that the fish has some medicinal value.
Experts have developed a new gene therapy that may assist to turn-off the immune response which causes allergic reaction such as asthma or food allergies.
A recent study has revealed that around one third of adults diagnosed with asthma may not actually have the disease.
An Australian Nobel Prize-winning scientist has turned his attention to developing a drug that could help people suffering from allergies and asthma. Barry Marshall, a microbiology professor at the University of Western Australia (UWA) who
Delhi is witnessing a sharp rise in the case of severe breathlessness, asthma and allergy have sharply risen as the city remains blanketed in thick layer of toxic air due to the worst smog in 17 years.
Kids with a father who smoked prior to conception had more than three times higher chance of early-onset asthma than children whose father had never smoked, a new study suggests. According to Norwegian researchers,
The higher the number of food allergies a child might have, the greater is his or her risk of developing asthma and allergic rhinitis during childhood, new research has found. "Of the major food allergens,
Smokers with asthma who turn to vaping found significant improvement and fewer respiratory infections, suggest researchers. The study provided sufficient information to suggest that vaping does not increase infection rates and may in fact lead
For the first time in 20 years, researchers have come up with a new asthma pill which has the potential to reduce symptoms in individuals with a severe form of the lung disease. The
Those having asthma can understand how it feels when the wheezing, chest tightness and coughing continue incessantly, and shortness of breath makes it even worse. The concentration goes for a toss, sleep is never sound
London: Actor Idris Elba suffered an asthma attack while he was on an airplane bound for South Africa. He was immediately rushed to a hospital.The 41-year-old actor was supposed to fly to Johannesburg to attend