Fracking May Worsen Asthma For Nearby Residents, Study SaysFracking may worsen asthma in children and adults who live near sites where the oil and gas drilling method is used, according to a study.
Study: Kids' Asthma Rates Quiet Down After Earlier IncreaseThe study was published online Monday in the journal Pediatrics.
An 'Apple A Day' Good For Pregnant Women And Their Future ChildrenAccording to studies, when moms-to-be ate apples during pregnancy, their children had lower rates of asthma.
Schools Need Emergency Action Plans For Children With Health RisksA study of Chicago schools found that only 1 in 4 students with asthma and only half of children with food allergies had health emergency plans in place.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Stanley SteemerDavid Broderick spoke about how Stanley Steemer can help your family reduce allergies within the house that could be the cause of asthma flare ups.
Philadelphia School District Sued Over Girl's Asthma DeathThe family of a girl who died of an asthma attack after attending a public school without a nurse has sued the Philadelphia School District.
Dust Mite Might Cause House Dust AllergyHigh levels of exposure to dust mites are an important factor in the development of asthma.
Put Down The Bleach Wipes! Exposure To Allergens And Bacteria During Infancy Might Prevent Wheezing, AllergiesThe presence of mouse and cat dander and (ugh) roach droppings within the first year of the child’s life actually seemed to offer that child protection from allergies.
Health: Asthma Misdiagnosis Is CommonOne in 12 people have been diagnosed with a breathing disorder and the numbers are growing every year. But experts say many people are being misdiagnosed, and in some cases, the drugs they’re prescribed are doing more harm than good. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.
Suing Over MoldExposure to mold has been linked to allergic reactions, infections, asthma, and other health effects. Can you sue if you're exposed?
Myths About AllergiesAccording to The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, many commonly held beliefs about allergies are just not true.