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Asthma

Fluctuation in female hormones may cause asthma

London: Researchers have found that fluctuations in female sex hormones can play a major role in the development of asthma and allergies. The analysis of studies involving more than 5,00,000 women highlights a link between asthma…

Novel tool may identify drugs for asthma, hypertension

New York: Researchers have developed a new tool that could evaluate new drugs for diseases associated with abnormal levels of cell strength, such as asthma, hypertension and muscular dystrophy. According to the researchers, the tool…

New ingestible antibody to prevent allergy, asthma

London: Researchers have in a breakthrough developed a new ingestible or inhalable antibody that can prevent allergic reactions and asthma in adults, a finding that could pave way for a far more effective allergy medicine. The antibody…

Treating eczema may also alleviate asthma

London: Researchers have found a possible new therapy for eczema that also helps reduce the severity of asthma. According to the researchers, children with atopic dermatitis (AD) -- a type of eczema of the skin -- show an increased risk…

Nuts, oily fish may cut kids’ risk of asthma, rhinitis

London: Including nuts, oily fish like salmon, flax seeds, and soybean oil -- rich in essential polyunsaturated fatty acids -- in your children's diet may prevent their risk of developing allergic diseases, especially asthma and rhinitis by…

Dogs may prevent childhood eczema, asthma

New York: Having a dog during pregnancy may give your babies protection from allergic eczema and asthma, a study has found. The findings showed a mother's exposure to dogs before the birth of a child is significantly associated with…

Pollens one of the reasons behind asthma attacks: Study

New Delhi: Pollen grains, whose levels are known to become higher during spring and fall, are among the main causes for serious allergic reactions and asthma attacks among the people in Delhi, said a new study on Wednesday. The study,…