The president and CEO of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America on the future of asthma care
A number of recent studies have revealed that exposing children to a dog in the early years helps protect allergies from developing later in life.
A new study suggests that eating a high-fiber diet may help reduce lung inflammation associated with asthma.
A new study has found a connection between electromagnetic fields (EMFs) and asthma – and could reignite the controversy about the safety of electronics and power lines. Lead study author Dr. De-Kun Li followed pregnant women and their children for up to 13 years to assess the possible effects of magnetic fields on health. The women wore… Read more »
From the magazine’s archives. A study of more than 200,000 children around the world has left many parents of babies skittish about using fever-reducing drugs, such as Tempra and Tylenol. The study, released in 2008, concludes that infants given acetaminophen may be at risk for developing asthma later in childhood. However, a leading Canadian pediatric… Read more »