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2014 ACT Asthma Consumer Survey

We would like to invite you to participate in the 2014 ACT Asthma Support Network Survey being conducted by TNS on behalf of the ASN.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

An allergist/immunologist's tips for treating allergies

February, March, April and May are the worst months for tree pollen, said Dr. Gullapalli Rao with the Victoria Allergy and Asthma Clinic.


Related Topix: Allergy and Immunology, Medicine, Health, Allergy

Business Journal

Prosonix reaches licensing agreement with Mylan Inc.

Prosonix, an innovative specialty pharmaceutical company based in England, has announced a global licensing agreement for its inhaled respiratory products with Mylan Inc. , the Canonsburg-based generic drug giant.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Mylan Laboratories, Healthcare Industry, Dey, Startups, Fluticasone (generic), Flovent, Health

Lytham Today

Breathing easy after cash pledge

The Queendeans Association has handed over 12 nebulisers, valued at A 1,050, for local chronic asthma patients after raising money to help local patients.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KYORIN, Flutiform Will Make its Japanese Debut Soon - A Game Changer...

It will be the third LABA + ICS entering Japanese market for the treatment of Asthma.


Related Topix: Medicine, Fluticasone (generic), Flovent, Foradil, Formoterol (generic), Health

Hispanic Business

Access Pharmaceuticals Provides Update On Development Of LexaGard, A...

Amlexanox is a novel anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic agent that has been approved and used in the US, and other countries, in numerous formulations, for the treatment of a variety of conditions including recurrent aphthous ulceration , bronchial asthma and allergic rhinitis.


Related Topix: Medicine, Aphthasol, Amlexanox (generic)

States Battle Asthma as Numbers Grow

St. Louis, MO, United States - In a valley wedged between the Mississippi and Missouri rivers, St. Louis often finds itself beset by a stationary air mass that only a severe storm of some kind can dislodge.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Missouri Government, Missouri, Healthcare Law, Law, Nursing, Medicaid

Tue Apr 15, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Groundbreaking nationwide study finds that people of color live in...

This shows the difference in population-weighted mean NO2 concentrations between lower-income nonwhites and higher-income whites for US states.


Related Topix: University of Minnesota, Medicine, Health, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, New York

Health News Digest

American Lung Association Interested In Hearing from Smoking Asthmatics

The American Lung Association Asthma Clinical Research Center is the largest not-for-profit network of clinical research centers dedicated to discovering effective treatment strategies for asthma.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, UC San Diego, University of San Diego

Pharmaceutical Processing

Prosonix to Market Generic Versions of Mylan's Inhaled Respiratory Products

PSX1001 and PSX1050, which are the first products to emerge from Prosonix's innovative and proprietary particle engineering platform, are being developed as generic versions to GlaxoSmithKline's pressurized metered dose inhalers FlixotideA and FloventA , respectively.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Mylan Laboratories, Healthcare Industry, Fluticasone (generic), Flovent, Health, Marketing

AME Info

30 entities join walkathon to stop asthma

NKY is an Engineering and Project Management Consultancy Company. We are seeking electrical engineers in different years of experiences for our large scale construction and project management consultancy project in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, World News


Nordic Stocks - Factors to watch on April 15

The world's biggest bearings maker posts first-quarter results at 0600 GMT. Operating earnings are seen rising to 2.0 billion Swedish crowns compared to an adjusted 1.7 billion a year ago, a Reuters poll of analysts showed.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Marketing, Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Orion receives first marketing authorisations for Bufomix Easyhaler product

ORION CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 14 APRIL 2014 at 9:30 PM EEST Orion receives first marketing authorisations for Bufomix Easyhaler product Orion Corporation has received Irish and Hungarian marketing authorisation for Bufomix Easyhaler , an inhaled budesonide-formoterol combination product indicated for asthma and chronic obstructive ... (more)


Related Topix: Marketing, Pulmicort, Budesonide (generic), Medicine, Foradil, Formoterol (generic), Health, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Copd

Dallas Morning News

Why do allergy problems seem to be getting worse?

Every year it seems people grumble "this is the worst allergy season ever." But the Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America says it's hard to determine year-to-year the severity of allergy season.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Weather

Pharmacy Times

Managing Asthma: The Pharmacist's Role

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 25 million individuals in the United States have asthma and the number of diagnosed cases increases annually.1 Moreover, 1 in 11 children and 1 in 12 adults have asthma.2 Asthma accounts for more than 10 million missed days from work and an estimated 13 million missed school ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine

P&T Community

Immune Modulator CYT003 Fails Asthma Study

A phase IIb study of the immune modulator CYT003 in patients with moderate-to-severe allergic asthma has failed to achieve a statistically significant reduction of the Asthma Control Questionnaire score at week 12 in the target patient population compared with placebo.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


The Doctor Is In: Spring allergies & asthma

Dr. Sonny Saggar is an internist, an urgent care physician and emergency physician, on staff at hospitals all over town.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Allergy

Nursing Center

Like a fish out of water: Asthma and children

Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Educating parents and children about an asthma action plan can save young lives.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Motley Fool

Is Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Destined for Greatness?

Investors love stocks that consistently beat the Street without getting ahead of their fundamentals and risking a meltdown.


Related Topix: Biotech, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Financial Markets, Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014


Asthma Control & Rescue

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory lung disease characterized by intermittent obstruction of airflow due to airway hyperresponsiveness to external and internal triggers.1 Infiltration of the airway tissues by inflammatory mediators results in hyperplasia of bronchial smooth muscle, bronchoconstriction, increased mucus secretion and airway edema - all ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nursing