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Consumer Groups at Odds Over Allergy Drug Switch

Consumer Groups at Odds Over Allergy Drug Switch

A controversial plan to offer popular allergy prescriptions for sale over the counter has divided consumer groups.......[Read More]
Pulse Oximeter Device That Fits Inside Your Pocket

Pulse Oximeter Device That Fits Inside Your Pocket

It is truly unique and revolutionary to finally sees a pulse oximeter device that is small enough to fit inside your pocket. Just to put things in perspective, pulse oximeters have been around for decades. They are those devices that you see in the hospital that are connected to the individual patie......[Read More]
Effect of Inhaled Corticosteroid on Exercise-Induced Asthma

Effect of Inhaled Corticosteroid on Exercise-Induced Asthma

Effect of ciclesonide dose and duration of therapy on exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in patients with asthma.......[Read More]
Natural Cures For Asthma - Causes and Home Remedies

Natural Cures For Asthma - Causes and Home Remedies

Asthma is a condition where there is an inflammation of breathing passages, the muscles within the passages contract and thus person feels difficulty in breathing out air from the lungs. Read this article to find natural remedies for asthma.......[Read More]
Asthma Important Characteristics

Asthma Important Characteristics

Most public health systems in the developed world have recently focused on asthma because there has been a rapidly increasing prevalence among the population.......[Read More]
Food Allergies And Weight Gain

Food Allergies And Weight Gain

It may surprise many to know that food allergies can cause weight gain. And allergies can do it in a couple of ways.......[Read More]
Asthma Cases Continue to Rise: Why?

Asthma Cases Continue to Rise: Why?

Is asthma a syndrome rather than a single, distinct entity, and are multiple factors responsible for the rising epidemic? These questions are investigated in this study.......[Read More]
Rid Nasal Irritation With Sinus Irrigation

Rid Nasal Irritation With Sinus Irrigation

Are you dealing with the daily irritation of sinusitis, allergies, coughing and sore throat from post-nasal drip? Saline Nasal irrigation to the rescue! In the course of our everyday lives, we're exposed to germs from our environment, people, and even our pets. ......[Read More]
Can a Black Widow Bite Kill You?

Can a Black Widow Bite Kill You?

Black widow spiders are fairly common in the Southern United States U.S. They tend to nest and hide in sheds, garages and woodpiles. This article will tell you what to do if you think you've been bitten by a black widow spider.......[Read More]
How to Cure Alcohol Allergy

How to Cure Alcohol Allergy

Alcohol allergy is the nasty culprit responsible for ruining the social life of so many. It is therefore important for people to know that there are various things that can be done to cure their alcohol allergy symptoms. If followed, the tips in this article will show people how to cure alcohol alle......[Read More]
Asthma Attacks -- Breathing Exercises May Help Relieve Symptoms

Asthma Attacks -- Breathing Exercises May Help Relieve Symptoms

Alternative medicine enthusiasts have long claimed that breathing exercises have helped reduce asthma symptoms. Current research lends some support to these claims and pinpoints certain kinds of exercises that may help.......[Read More]
Skin Allergies

Skin Allergies

Are you experiencing skin rashes, a runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, ear fullness and popping, watery eyes or even severe life-threatening shock? If you feel any of these symptoms, you probably have an allergy.......[Read More]
Living and Dealing With Allergies

Living and Dealing With Allergies

Humans are not perfect. More flaws of the human body become apparent every day, and even citizens of advanced, modern times must find ways to deal with nature's imperfections. One such fault of the human body would be its vulnerability to allergies.......[Read More]
A STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITION ON THE PREVALENCE OF HOUSE DUST MITES ALLERGEN IN H

A STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITION ON THE PREVALENCE OF HOUSE DUST MITES ALLERGEN IN H

Free living mites comprise a huge and various groups of tiny arthropods in the class Arachida, mainly of the pyroglyphidae family. Exposure to allergens derived from house dust mite (HDM) feces is a p......[Read More]
Harmful Asthma Medication

Harmful Asthma Medication

According to lawyersandsettlements.com, approximately 15 million people in the United States suffer from asthma, with the new cases increasing every year (see Reference 2). Treatment options vary, depending upon a patient's symptoms. The most controversial types of asthma medications are inhaled and......[Read More]
Rethinking The Strategy To Monitor And Cope With Heart Arrhythmia

Rethinking The Strategy To Monitor And Cope With Heart Arrhythmia

The truly understand the health complications that are associated with heart arrhythmia is only possible if you are currently living with the condition. Essentially what happens is that the individual will not have a normal pulse rate.......[Read More]
What Are the Treatments for an Allergy to Mosquito Bites?

What Are the Treatments for an Allergy to Mosquito Bites?

Mosquitoes are annoying pests that put a damper on outdoor activities. These flying insects also cause concern because of diseases they may transmit to humans, such as malaria or West Nile virus. Mosquito bites lead to various reactions among different people---some have no reaction at all, while mo......[Read More]
What Are the Symptoms of an Asthma Attack?

What Are the Symptoms of an Asthma Attack?

Asthma is a very unpredictable and dangerous condition to have. It takes skill to determine all of the symptoms that you might come across as some are very minute that even people who have had this condition for some time are caught by surprise.......[Read More]
Rhinitis and its Impact on Work

Rhinitis and its Impact on Work

Learn why rhinitis and work productivity should be further characterized and taken into account for establishing cost-effective management strategies.......[Read More]
General Information About Allergies

General Information About Allergies

Allergy is a condition in which the body reacts with unusual sensitivity to a certain substance or substances. These substances, which are usually proteins, are called antigens. They stimulate the body to produce antibodies, which weaken or destroy the invading antigens. In some cases, when an antib......[Read More]