Stories tagged: asthma
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 11:37 a.m.
Puget Sound is barely visible through the glass windows of the Seattle Aquarium otter tank during afternoon feeding time — a thick layer of haze obscures the view. But, Mishka, …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Spokane Public Schools picked the perfect time for an unofficial celebration of asthma awareness.
Sun., July 8, 2018, 11:23 a.m.
Asthma was thought to be a disease more prevalent in densely populated urban areas where there’s more pollution from automobiles and large industry. Researchers are now focusing on children with …
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 5 p.m.
SNAP’s pilot Healthy Home Repair program helps identify issues with indoor air quality for low-income residents with diagnosed breathing conditions such as asthma. Many recipients are seniors.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 9:06 p.m.
Six people have died and five remained on life support after a rare condition known as thunderstorm asthma struck Australia’s second-largest city, officials said on Sunday.
Mon., May 9, 2016, 4 p.m.
There are a variety of ways to control asthma symptoms for the one in 13 Americans who have the disease.
Fri., Feb. 19, 2010
WASHINGTON – The government is taking steps to curb use of some long-acting asthma drugs taken by millions, issuing safety restrictions Thursday to lower an uncommon but potentially life-threatening risk …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2009
Months after a federal ban went into effect outlawing a propellant used in most rescue inhalers, some asthma sufferers insist that the replacement inhalers don’t work and might even be …