A new study reveals that children's perceptions of living with asthma may differ significantly from their caregivers' perceptions. Researchers said the findings suggest that both parents and children should be interviewed when they visit the doctor's office.
Genetic testing may be able to determine which children with asthma are likely to grow out of the condition and which will continue having symptoms as they grow older, a new study suggests.
Kids who miss more than half of their recommended well-child visits are twice as likely to end up in hospital compared to those who attend most of their visits, a new study suggests.
Kaiba has a rare birth defect called tracheobronchomalacia, which occurs when the walls of the airway are so weak, that they collapse when a person is breathing or coughing, cutting off a person's air supply.
Sunshine could help asthma patients breathe more effortlessly, a new study suggests.
A new study links asthma to an increased risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea.
Researchers report that parents who clean their babies' pacifiers with their own saliva could help lower their children's risk of developing asthma, allergies and eczema.
Children with milk allergy may also be "allergic to school," according to a new study.
Children born outside of the U.S. are significantly less likely to have allergic diseases like asthma, eczema, hay fever and food allergies, according to a new study. However, researchers found that the longer children live in the U.S. the greater their chances of developing allergic disease.
Two food bloggers met yesterday with Kraft Foods to discuss the ingredients in their iconic Mac and Cheese product – and no, it was not an April Fool’s joke.
Government health officials use real-life stories of ex-smokers in anti-smoking advertisements.
Researchers found that children with two high-risk alleles and constant wheezing had a 90 percent chance of developing asthma by the age of six.
Spring brings the return of warm weather to many parts of the United States – but, for many people, it also brings allergies.
Health officials reported 105 children deaths resulting from the flu.
Researchers found that heavy traffic pollution can cause chronic asthma.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.