volunteer. Learn how a patient's “story” can add crucial information to the puzzle of allergy and asthma diagnoses, while an expert offers 4 steps for managing osteoarthritis pain in the
May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and our story focuses in on diagnosing and treating environmental allergens.
Wearable devices could also offer people with diabetes the possibility of continuously monitoring their blood glucose levels and allow people with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to measure their ability
Three separate studies in the 1990s showed that chronic cough can have different causes, with postnasal drip, asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) the most common culprits, Dr. ... Those who didn't improve and still had postnasal drip
As another example, I cited a 40-year-old woman with asthma who cannot afford her preventive and rescue inhalers due to their high cost and her high-deductible plan. ... I pointed out that lack of adherence will lead to asthma exacerbations and potential
Project ECHO is now being used for more than 10 different conditions in New Mexico: asthma, chronic pain, diabetes and cardiovascular risk reduction, high-risk pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, mental illness, pediatric
Hypertension, diabetes, trauma, dermatologic problems—those would be the top ones. Plenty of asthma and COPD,” said Dr.
People can come to primary care and have something that might appear like bronchitis, asthma, flu or other types of minor respiratory illnesses,” Dr.
Meanwhile, according to the authors of the New England Journal of Medicine study, clinicians perhaps shouldn't stake too much faith on asthma patients' self-reports of improvement. ... be interpreted with caution and that objective outcomes should be
We can overshoot in our zeal to banish potential infectious agents, and the result may be other ills, from allergies, to asthma, to serious autoimmune diseases.