Childhood Asthma: Why Does It Matter?
15
September

Childhood Asthma: Why Does It Matter?

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[MUSIC PLAYING] BARBARA: About 7 million children in this country currently have asthma. 4.1 million of these children had an asthma attack in the last year. DR. WOLF: People who are at greater risk are those with allergies, those with a family history of asthma and those who have a predisposition to develop the swelling […]


Managing asthma for children – Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital
09
September

Managing asthma for children – Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital

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>>Brought to you by Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. [ Music ]>>Asthma is a disorder that affects the lungs, making breathing difficult for millions of children. It’s a problem that has more than doubled in the past 20 to 30 years, and doctors say there is no cure.>>In tonight’s “Building Blocks,” how managing asthma can […]


May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

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MUSIC Well, spring has spring. That’s right. But so are outdoor allergens, also called nasal allergies. Welcome to May, National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. So get ready for sneezing, a runny or stuffy nose. Julie, sinus pressure, itching of the roof of the mouth and/or ears. She’s very familiar with this. All these symptoms […]


Blow Away These 7 Asthma Attack Causes
01
September

Blow Away These 7 Asthma Attack Causes

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Blow Away These 7 Asthma Attack Causes 1. Non-Biting Insects While people can have severe allergic reactions to certain bug bites and stings, those with asthma still have to worry about the bugs that aren’t known for either of those aggressive or defensive behaviors. The AAFA points out that even seemingly docile insects such as […]



BENTLEY’S CORNER: Pet Allergies
31
August

BENTLEY’S CORNER: Pet Allergies

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HERE! HERE! FLOWERS HERE! FLOWERS BLOOMING… HERE! FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES HERE! FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… HERE! FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… AND FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… AND FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… AND ALLERGIES FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… AND ALLERGIES — FLOWERS BLOOMING… TREES BUDDING… AND ALLERGIES — BOOMING. TREES BUDDING… AND ALLERGIES — BOOMING. TREES BUDDING… […]


Acupressure Therapy : Acupressure Points for Asthma
30
August

Acupressure Therapy : Acupressure Points for Asthma

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Difficulty breathing? Think you might have asthma or know you have asthma? Hi, my name is Mark Brinson, I’m a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Human Performance and Physical Medicine Specialists. When people have difficulty breathing or asthma, there are several treatments that you can use with acupressure that will facilitate you maintaining a better balance […]


What causes heartburn? – Rusha Modi
30
August

What causes heartburn? – Rusha Modi

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , /

Just between your chest and abdomen is where you’ll find one of the most important muscles you probably didn’t know you had: the lower esophageal sphincter, or LES. When functioning properly, this ring of tissue plays a crucial role in helping us eat. But when the LES malfunctions, it becomes the main player in heartburn […]


New asthma treatment could bring relief to some
30
August

New asthma treatment could bring relief to some

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , /

3 IN THE U-S HAVE ASTHMA….THAT’S ACCORDING TO THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL. FOR SOME, ASTHMA ATTACKS CAN BE SEVERE. BUT, A FAIRLY NEW TREATMENT COULD GIVE SOME RELIEF. THE NOW’S TANIA ROGERS 3-“I was scared because I would ask him quite frequently, am I going to make it this time.” LINDA LEE STRUGGLED WITH […]