asthma


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Synonyms for asthma

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QUETTA -- World Asthma Day is being observed all over the globe today (Tuesday) with the theme "You can control your asthma".
Visiongain forecasts that the overall asthma and COPD therapies market will grow steadily to 2021.
It is also launching the Get It Off Your Chest campaign and asking people with asthma to speak out about how asthma makes them feel and affects their lives by sharing their stories online at: asthma.
About 34 million Americans have been diagnosed with asthma in their lifetimes, a 2007 CDC study showed, with 12.
I can't stress enough how important it is that the one in 11 people with asthma in the UK recognise the early warning signs of an asthma attack and know what to do when their symptoms are getting worse.
WASHINGTON, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, on World Asthma Day, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) released the 2015 Asthma Capitals report which ranks the 100 most challenging cities to live in the United States with asthma.
The outcomes developed from this undertaking included strategies to be used by clinicians to help patients with asthma manage this disease.
Although the original trial was focused on heart disease, its records contained information on asthma.
Initially, the project was intended to be an evaluation of a community asthma program.
And, he says, asthma is becoming more and more common.
The prevalence of asthma has increased dramatically over the last 25 years in the United States and in other industrialized nations as a result of ill-defined changes in living conditions in modern Western society (Pew Environmental Health Commission 2000; Mannino et al.
Asthma is the most common chronic disease in children, and public health officials have seen the prevalence increase by 160 percent in the past 20 years.
1) A national survey conducted by the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) in August 2002 found 94 percent of allergy sufferers reported that allergies affected their quality of life, including work productivity, sleep, concentration and even sex.
An investigation by The Chicago Reporter and Chicago Parent has found that, years after the area attracted national attention for its high asthma rates, little has been done by government to counter a disease that doctors say can be managed, treated and prevented.
ATLANTA - Pregnant women with asthma often do not get proper asthma treatment, according to the findings of a study of 763 pregnant women.