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Children who have severe allergic reactions when stung by bees should receive venom immunotherapy

Children who have severe allergic reactions when stung by bees should receive venom immunotherapy

Discovery could revolutionise the way asthma is treated and managed, and possibly lead to an eventual cure

Discovery could revolutionise the way asthma is treated and managed, and possibly lead to an eventual cure

Tobacco industry's efforts to influence the print media

Tobacco industry's efforts to influence the print media

Nearly half (48%) of all uninsured children have not had a well-child visit in the past year

Nearly half (48%) of all uninsured children have not had a well-child visit in the past year

24-year long asthma study is answering doctors' questions about asthma and its causes

24-year long asthma study is answering doctors' questions about asthma and its causes

Children with mild asthma can lose lung function

Children with mild asthma can lose lung function

Aventis ships its influenza vaccine, Fluzone

Aventis ships its influenza vaccine, Fluzone

Western Australian research shows nine children under the age of 14 die from passive smoking each year

Western Australian research shows nine children under the age of 14 die from passive smoking each year

New study suggests that WTC pollutants might have affected unborn babies

New study suggests that WTC pollutants might have affected unborn babies

Y's Therapeutics files for clinical trials in Europe for rheumatoid arthritis and asthma

Y's Therapeutics files for clinical trials in Europe for rheumatoid arthritis and asthma

New remote home care monitoring system

New remote home care monitoring system

New initiative to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in infant mortality

New initiative to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in infant mortality

New test to help detect and treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

New test to help detect and treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

Cincinnati should go smoke-free

Cincinnati should go smoke-free

General childhood intelligence may be an important and informative early determinant of subsequent adult health

General childhood intelligence may be an important and informative early determinant of subsequent adult health

Adults with asthma may have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Adults with asthma may have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

New guidelines for pulmonary arterial hypertension caution the use of calcium channel blockers

New guidelines for pulmonary arterial hypertension caution the use of calcium channel blockers

More than 75% of children with asthma were unprepared for an exercise-induced asthma attacks

More than 75% of children with asthma were unprepared for an exercise-induced asthma attacks

Heavy drinking during teenage years begins taking a serious health toll by the time people are 24 years old

Heavy drinking during teenage years begins taking a serious health toll by the time people are 24 years old

High levels of endotoxin, a bacterial compound that collects in house dust, may lower likelihood of eczema in children

High levels of endotoxin, a bacterial compound that collects in house dust, may lower likelihood of eczema in children