This includes people who have certain medical conditions including asthma, diabetes, and chronic lung disease; pregnant women and people 65 years and older;. ... This includes household contacts and caregivers of people with certain medical conditions
Asthma sufferers should be cautious of swine flu, according to a "Quote us, too" press release from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
risk of severe exacerbation of asthma symptoms, leading to hospitalizations and some deaths. ... LABAs are now contraindicated without the use of an asthma controller medication and should only be used long-term in patients whose asthma cannot be
Asthma treatment used for chronic sinus infections. Many people are already aware of nebulizer treatments to help with breathing during asthma attacks and other pulmonary conditions.
A summary of approvals, recalls, warnings and alerts digested by ACP Internist from the Food and Drug Administration's alerts.
Chronic disease Diseases like asthma or diabetes are much better cared for on the continuum, as a regular log of blood sugars or peak flow readings can be sent to me ... I can hear about early symptoms of asthma, not waiting for the patient to come in
Asthma kills at least a quarter of a million people every year around the world. ... There is no separate "placebo" that can be given to treat asthma effectively.
serious asthma-related side effects (e.g., hospitalization, intubation, or death) compared to using ICS alone. ... The trials also assessed efficacy and found that using LABA/ICS combination therapy reduced asthma exacerbations compared to using ICS alone
Patients with asthma exacerbations typically fare worse than those without, and until recently increased doses of inhaled corticosteroids were considered the standard of care. ... Our story reviews the management of asthma exacerbations and talks to
Castells said, because patients taking these drugs can be more prone to asthma symptoms. ... The biggest risk factor for fatal food-induced anaphylaxis is “asthma, asthma, asthma,” Dr.