RSSArchive for July, 2009

Over-The-Counter Allergy Drugs To Fight Against Obesity And Diabetes

Over-The-Counter Allergy Drugs To Fight Against Obesity And Diabetes

According to recent reports, OTC medications for allergy and asthma symptoms help obese diabetic patients to lose weight and control blood sugar levels in body. Researchers conducted experiments on diabetic mice and came to a conclusion that allergy drugs could help obese diabetic patients to prevent health complications with overweight and high blood sugar levels. […]

Coping With Allergies During Summer Months

Coping With Allergies During Summer Months

If you suffer from allergies, you are probably aware that the summer months are harder to get through than any other time of the year. During the summer, pollen and mold are very high. This can cause people with allergies to feel like it is impossible to leave the house or cope. However, there are […]

Better Asthma Control Through Web Based Care

Better Asthma Control Through Web Based Care

According to a recent study, asthma sufferers can be able to manage their debilitating asthma symptoms with the help of web based resources and interactivity. In a year long study of 200 asthma patients, researchers found that web based consultations to routine asthma care helped patients to have better control on their asthma symptoms. When […]

Dealing With Allergies And Depression

Dealing With Allergies And Depression

If you have bouts of depression, but also have allergies, then your depression may be causing your allergies, or vice versa. Depression sometimes will make you feel like you have something physically wrong with you, and at other times it will actually bring on a physical ailment. It will affect all parts of your body. […]

Getting A Flu Shot When You Have Asthma

Getting A Flu Shot When You Have Asthma

Asthma affects the way you live your life. Life can be hard for you when you cannot breathe. Pollen, mold, and strong chemicals are just a few things that will bring on an asthma attack. Another thing that will bring on anasthma attack is the cold winter weather. When the snow flies, and the air […]

Social Background Has Effect On Childhood Asthma

Social Background Has Effect On Childhood Asthma

New studies show that children who grow up in areas that have high economic potential and a strong sense of community are less likely to develop childhood asthma. The study, conducted in Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago studied the social factors that may influence the development of childhood asthma where economic and environmental factors are […]

Living Your Life If You Are Asthmatic

Living Your Life If You Are Asthmatic

A diagnosis of Asthma does not mean that you cannot live your life in the best way possible. You may have to adjust the things that you do, and you will have to stay away from asthma triggers, but having Asthma should be very manageable. Life is about change, and if you have asthma it […]

Top 10 Foods that Cause 90% of Food Allergies

Each year, millions of Americans have allergic reactions to food. Although most food allergies cause relatively mild and minor symptoms, some food allergies can cause severe reactions, and may even be life-threatening. While more than 160 foods can cause allergic reactions in people with food allergies, ninety percent of all food allergies are caused by […]

Overweight Six Year Olds Liable For Asthma

Overweight Six Year Olds Liable For Asthma

Children who are overweight or obese at ages six and seven have a heightened risk of developing asthma symptoms such as shortness of breath by the time they reach age eight according to recent study results in the Netherlands have shown. Those who are able to reach a normal weight by ages six or seven […]