Asthma Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Data Science & Technology Program Lowers Risks Associated with AsthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Seventeen months after implementation, PCCI has released new numbers for its predictive risk models for pediatric asthma utilization. These models, implemented at Parkland Community Health Plan beginning in April of 2015, seamlessly send best practice alerts to care providers through the Electronic Health Record to facilitate interventions.

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  2. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Business Wire

    New research from PCCI shows reduced impact asthma has on patients & hospitals in joint program with the Parkland Community Health Plan )--Seventeen months after implementation, PCCI has released new numbers for its predictive risk models for pediatric asthma utilization. These models, implemented at Parkland Community Health Plan beginning in April of 2015, seamlessly send best practice alerts to care providers through the Electronic Health Record to facilitate interventions.

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  3. Asthma and COPD Drug Market 2016: Global Industry Insights, Statistics, Demand and Forecasts to 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | SBWire

    Asthma and COPD are chronic diseases characterized by airway obstruction in the lungs causing respiratory infection and fatigue. COPD is characterized by yellow phlegm in the cough and episodes of cough and wheezing at night are the characteristics of asthma.

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  4. Alcohol and Asthma: What's the Connection?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Medical News Today

    Asthma is a condition that causes a person's airways to become narrower, which affects breathing. For some people, this effect is temporary.

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  5. Global Asthma Devices Market 2016-2022: Get Insight of Major...Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | World News Report

    Key players in this market are: AstraZeneca Plc,Baxter International,Boehringer Ingelheim Gmb,Cohero Health, Glaxosmithcline PLC, Merck & Co.,Novartis AG, Opko Health,Philips Healthcare,3M Healthcare PUNE, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA, October 13, 2016 / EINPresswire.com / -- Market Scenario: An inhaler is a medical device used for delivering medication into the body via the lungs. It is mainly used in the treatment of asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

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  6. Common Asthma Drug Could Prevent Liver DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | News Max

    A common anti-inflammatory drug used to treat allergies and asthma could prevent liver disease and reduce the need for liver transplants. Texas researchers found that the medication cromolyn sodium blocked cells that cause liver scarring , which can lead to cirrhosis.

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  7. Asthma drug could prevent liver diseaseRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New York, Oct 12 : A drug commonly used for the prevention of allergies and asthma has shown promise in preventing liver disease and reducing the need for transplants, says a study. The study, conducted in mice, found that cromolyn sodium successfully blocked a series of cells that trigger liver scarring , which in advanced cases can lead to cirrhosis.

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  8. Synairgen: AstraZeneca stopped asthma drug trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | MarketWatch

    Drug development company Synairgen PLC said Wednesday that AstraZeneca PLC has decided to stop the clinical trial of asthma treatment drug AZD9412, or inhaled interferon beta-1a. The company said Astra halted the trial because of difficulty in determining primary endpoint as there were very low number of severe exacerbations overall.

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  9. Team Sky "confident of no wrongdoing" as UKAD launches investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... champion has received six TUEs during his career, insisting each time the exemptions were medically necessary due to asthma and pollen allergies. Wiggins used the powerful anti-inflammatory drug triamcinolone - a substance which has a history of ...

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  10. UK Anti-Doping investigates 'wrongdoing within cycling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Andover Advertiser

    ... winner has received six TUEs during his career, insisting each time the exemptions were medically necessary due to asthma and pollen allergies. A host of major names from world sport have seen hacked personal information released into the public ...

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  11. Vitamin E may prevent pneumonia in nonsmoking elderly menRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Medical News Today

    Administration of 50 mg per day of vitamin E decreased the risk of pneumonia in elderly male smokers by 72% after they quit smoking , according to a paper published in Clinical Interventions in Aging . Dr. Harri Hemila, University of Helsinki, Finland, studied whether vitamin E supplementation might influence the risk of community-acquired pneumonia.

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  12. Alternative treatment approaches may be needed for some children with asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Medical News Today

    A new study by Henry Ford Health System in collaboration with eight other health systems in large U.S. cities, has identified a group of children with asthma that may require a different treatment approach. Researchers found that the group experienced few allergies but suffered from frequent asthma symptoms, despite receiving high doses of preventive medication.

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  13. Sir Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky face UK anti-doping probe over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) to take the drug to deal with a pollen allergy that aggravates his long-standing asthma condition. The TUEs were approved by the UCI, cycling's world governing body, and there is no suggestion that he or the team ...

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  14. Sir Bradley Wiggins: Ex-Team Sky rider questions TUE stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | BBC News

    Team Sky's stance in allowing Sir Bradley Wiggins to take a banned drug to treat his asthma has been questioned by one of their former riders. Jonathan Tiernan-Locke, who rode for Team Sky until he was sacked for a doping violation in 2014, says the matter has tainted the outfit's image.

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  15. Healthy indoor living this autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | PR Log

    ... of our time indoors. Poor indoor air can trigger coughing, sore throats, itchy eyes, headaches, allergies, even an asthma attack. It can exacerbate existing symptoms or even cause symptoms to develop. Allergy and asthma triggers inside the home can ...

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  16. Mouthpiece Versus Facemask for Delivery of Nebulized Salbutamol in Exacerbated Childhood AsthmaRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | CiteULike

    ... 34.4 A 26.4% vs. 7.5 A 14.9%, respectively). Nebulized therapy plays an important role in the management of bronchial asthma in children and should be delivered by a mouthpiece whenever possible in cases of exacerbated asthma. CiteULike organises ...

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  17. Some children with asthma may need different treatment approach, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Medical News

    A new study by Henry Ford Health System in collaboration with eight other health systems in large U.S. cities, has identified a group of children with asthma that may require a different treatment approach. Researchers found that the group experienced few allergies but suffered from frequent asthma symptoms, despite receiving high doses of preventive medication.

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  18. Bradley Wiggins, Team Sky and the TUE process - PodcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... published online. The leaked documents revealed that Wiggins had received six TUEs during his career: three for asthma medication Salbutamol and three for the powerful corticoid Triamcinolone Acetonide. Wiggins and Team Sky did not break any rules ...

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  19. Alternative Asthma Treatment Approaches May be Needed for Some ChildrenRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    A new study by Henry Ford Health System in collaboration with eight other health systems in large U.S. cities, has identified a group of children with asthma that may require a different treatment approach. Researchers found that the group experienced few allergies but suffered from frequent asthma symptoms, despite receiving high doses of preventive medication.

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  20. [Research Articles] Allergic asthma is distinguished by sensitivity...Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Science

    ... please visit our registration form . Not all individuals who have respiratory reactions to allergens progress to asthma. In this issue, Cho et al . found that although allergic asthmatics and allergic nonasthmatics both experienced inflammation ...

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