Asthma

Prenatal Opioid Exposure Associated with Development of Asthma in Children

September 22, 2020

About 2/3 of children with asthma had been exposed to opioids prior to birth, according to a new retrospective study.

HRV Reduces Cytokine Production in Severe Asthma Patients

September 11, 2020

HRV-induced cytokine responses were reduced in patients with severe asthma.

Stuart Green, MD: Treating Unexplained Chronic Cough

September 11, 2020

Pulmonary conditions like asthma could often lead to the development of chronic cough.

Lars Andersson, PhD: The Future of Personalized Medicine for Asthma

September 11, 2020

Despite not being able to attend conferences live, there are some advantages to a virtual conference.

Benralizumab Helps Reduce Steroid Use for Severe Asthma Patients

September 11, 2020

The molecular mechanisms of steroid resistance suggest the P13K/Akt signaling pathway and the MAPK signaling pathway are involved.

Monotherapy LAMA is Over-Used, Linked to Asthma Exacerbation Risk

September 11, 2020

New cohort analysis shows an over-reliance on therapy designed as an add-on for asthma control.

ICS Inadherence Linked to Poor Long-Term Asthma Health

September 11, 2020

Twelve-year data shows patients without control of their asthma could suffer lung failure quickly if they aren't consistent in maintenance therapy.

Michael Wechsler, MD: Asthma Patients During COVID-19

September 10, 2020

Asthma patients have not had higher rates of negative outcomes from COVID-19 than other individuals.

Michael Wechsler, MD: Positive Long-Term Data on Dupilumab to Treat Asthma

September 10, 2020

The biologic drug is set to be used as a combination therapy for asthma.

Impulse Oscillometry Effective Detecting Non-Controlled Asthma

September 10, 2020

In a study presented at ERS, researchers IOS could be used for assessment level of asthma control in both adult and pediatric patients.