Category: Asthma

Bedroom Air Filter may be Good Idea for Asthmatic Children

April 22nd, 2020
New research shows that a bedroom air filter can significantly improve breathing in kids with asthma. Asthma Study The study included 43 children with mild to moderate asthma. The study was conducted during a period of moderately high fine particulate… more »

Spring Into Spring Cleaning

March 23rd, 2016
You can't control the pollen count outside, but there's plenty you can do to help keep your home clear from allergens and other toxins. Get Ready to Clean Spring cleaning can not only spruce up your home, but also improve your health by ridding your h… more »

October is Healthy Lung Month

October 1st, 2014
Did you know that during a normal day you breathe nearly 25,000 times? When you have a disease that affects your lungs it can make those 25,000 breathes very difficult. Take the time during Healthy Lung Month to ensure your breathing comes nice and easy… more »

Avoid Allergic Reactions at Summer Camp

May 28th, 2014
With advanced planning, children with severe allergies and asthma should be able to attend summer camp. Planning Ahead Coordinating your child's medical care with camp officials can make going to summer camp possible for your child. When planning for… more »

May is Asthma Awareness Month

May 7th, 2014
There are 25.5 million Americans living with asthma. Asthma is a disease affecting the lungs, causing repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and coughing. Understanding Asthma Asthma is one of the most common lifelong chronic… more »