Tag: solving

  • Solving the asthma riddle – Cosmos

    Cosmos Solving the asthma riddleCosmosAsthma researchers agree there is no simple answer. Multiple factors influence who becomes asthmatic: genetic make-up, viral infections that damage the airways, microbes in the gut, exposure to household chemicals and air pollution all play a part … View full post on asthma – Google News

  • Solving the mystery of why colds cause asthma attacks – Medical News Today

    Medical News Today Solving the mystery of why colds cause asthma attacksMedical News TodayWorld Health Organization (WHO) statistics show that about 235 million people worldwide have asthma. About 80-90% of asthma attacks are caused by infections of the airways, particularly by rhinoviruses, which are also the main cause of the common cold.Scientists find potential way…

  • Solving Lifestyle Induced Asthma – SKNVibes.com

    SKNVibes.com Solving Lifestyle Induced AsthmaSKNVibes.comBASSETERRE St. Kitts, August 22nd 2012 – It is now estimated that 235 million people of all ages, and all ethnic backgrounds, suffer from asthma globally. The burden of this disease is substantial to governments, health care systems, families and patients. View full post on asthma – Google News

  • A common asthma drug may hold the key to solving the obesity epidemic – The Daily Telegraph

    A common asthma drug may hold the key to solving the obesity epidemicThe Daily TelegraphResearchers at Melbourne's Garvan Institute of Medical Research found the drug formoterol, used to treat asthma and lung diseases, increases metabolism and fat burning in adults who are at rest. "Research in animals has shown that formoterol can … View full…