Breathing Techniques Exercises For Asthma Patients.. Increase Lung Capacity With These Tips
01
September

Breathing Techniques Exercises For Asthma Patients.. Increase Lung Capacity With These Tips

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Helpful Breathing Techniques For Asthma Control. There are some breathing techniques which can be applied by asthma patients to relieve their condition. Some of the popular breathing techniques are: Belly breathing. This technique involves staying in a sitting position or lying down, and then, slowly breathing through the nose. In this technique, inhalation is marked […]


Allergy & Immunology Specialist, Rheumatologist: Teresa Tarrant, MD

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My name is Teresa Tarrant and I am a rheumatologist. But I describe myself as a clinical immunologist, since I’m also boarded in allergy immunology. And I see a lot of patients that have the intersection of those two disorders. The patients who often times come to my clinic have problems with their immune system. […]


Treating Uncontrolled Asthma
28
August

Treating Uncontrolled Asthma

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This is Jeffrey Drazen for the New England Journal of Medicine. Asthma associated with a type 2 immune response is characterized by increased numbers of type 2 helper T cells in the airway, mast cell activation, eosinophilic airway infiltration, and the release of pro-inflammatory cytokine, including interleukins 4, 5 and 13. Dupilumab is a monoclonal […]



Scleroderma: Grazia’s story, Italy
24
August

Scleroderma: Grazia’s story, Italy

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I noticed my hands became blue and a friend of mine who is a doctor advised me to make a check up I discovered I had Scleroderma The first question I asked the Doctor was; I have two children – how long shall I live? She told me Scleroderma is not a disease with a […]


Why is severe asthma so hard to treat?
23
August

Why is severe asthma so hard to treat?

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Severe asthma is a huge problem and the patients, they are persistently symptomatic, they have recurrent asthma attacks despite taking a lot of treatment. It’s a big problem for the health community and health economically. About sixty per cent of the cost of asthma borne by the five to ten per cent of patients with […]


Correct Use of Asthma, Allergy Devices Could Save Lives

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In a severe allergy attack, patients may need to take medication fast — and improper medication use could slow this process. Many patients may need more education on how to use their medications properly. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. A new study found most patients didn’t use epinephrine auto-injectors and inhalers properly. […]