Exercise for Asthma Patients

Asthma Exercise

Asthmatic people have a complicated relationship with exercise. On one hand, there are certain exercises that can strengthen their lungs and enable them to fight off asthma; on the other hand, there are certain exercises that will only exacerbate their condition and make it worse. Find out, which exercises to practise and which ones to …


A Parent’s Guide for Children’s Asthma

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Asthma is not a very easy disease to diagnose among children due to various factors. About 10% -15% of Indian children from the ages of 5 to 11 suffer from this condition. In fact, it is one of the major reasons for children visiting the hospital in their early years. Although, it can be caused by environmental …


Can Coke Help Treat Lung Cancer?

Lung Cancer Coke

We’ve always been told that sodas are bad for us, they ruin our teeth and send our sugar levels through the roof. Beverage companies have been ridiculed for promoting sodas as items that should be included in our daily diets, and armchair activists have spoken out against the soda tribe. It turns out though, we …


First Diagnostic Blood Test for Asthma

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Currently, the diagnostics tests for asthma do not provide conclusive results. Incorrect diagnosis has led to inhalers being prescribed without definitive reasoning. According to Asthma UK, better diagnostic tests are urgently required. A study at the Hershey Medical Center, has found asthma biomarkers required to develop the first diagnostic blood test. This test may overcome …