Memorial Healthcare donates asthma inhalers to schools
OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare has donated Metered Dose Inhalers (MDIs), a personal spacing device, to all area elementary school children with asthma. “Asthma continues to be on the rise. Memorial Healthcare is helping young students to obtain the ...
Tree-Lined Suburbs Induce Fewer Asthma Attacks
Dr Ian Alcock of the University of Exeter found that tree density was strongly related to reduced asthma attacks. An urban area with 300 more trees per square kilometer (770 per square mile) could have 50 fewer emergency asthma cases reported per 100 ...
Trees in urban areas may help reduce risk of asthma attacks
Asthma Clinical Trials Need to Include Patient-Reported Outcomes
Asthma control is critical in preventing exacerbations and improving overall outcomes. For clinicians, patient-reported outcomes (PROs) provide a better way to grasp how patients are managing their disease because outcomes are closely tied to inhaler ...
FDA Approves Fasenra for Severe Asthma Stemming from Immune Cell Glut
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Fasenra (benralizumab) as an add-on maintenance treatment for people 12 years and older with severe asthma. In this case, the authorization is for asthma stemming from an over-abundance of immune ...