Asthma sufferers are missing nearly one-tenth of work hours due to their symptoms, which also results in a loss of productivity and affects their emotional well being: Study
The study found that young male adults were the most likely to under-use asthma treatments.
Today, we give you five easy and effective methods that can help reduce the problems caused because of asthma. Find out!
World Asthma Day is celebrated every year on May 7 to foster awareness regarding this respiratory disease. Here's to know everything about it!
Health update: As per the latest health study, many Indian kids are suffering from a disease like asthma because of car pollution. Know more!
Importantly, children with asthma who used medication had the strongest risk of developing obesity.
Latest health update: Childhood asthma may develop anxiety during adulthood according to a study.
Obesity is a major risk factor for asthma, in part because of the systemic and localised inflammation of the airways that occur in people with a high body mass index.
The adenoids and tonsils act as a first line of defence, helping to recognise airborne pathogens like bacteria and virus.
Mountains are always a bliss, but if you are suffering from breathing problems, you have to take really good care.
Earlier, some studies have shown that ozone depletes antioxidant activity and increases indications of inflammation in the respiratory tract fluid lining and affects lung growth.
Do you know the connection between your house address and asthma risk?
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.