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2014-02-27 16:29:07

Bronchial Thermoplasty is the first non-drug, FDA approved therapy for severe asthma CHICAGO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Like millions of people, Jeannine Childs suffers from asthma. But unlike most, her asthma was debilitating. For years she struggled with wheezing, shortness of breath and fits of coughing so severe that they often landed her in the hospital. Nothing was really working - not lifestyle changes, not medications. "It was awful, I'd have these episodes and I'd have...

2014-02-27 08:30:15

EpiCeram® Skin Barrier Treatment Administered to Babies at High Risk for Eczema SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PuraCap(TM) Pharmaceutical today announced its supportive participation in the "Prevention of Eczema by a Barrier Equilibrium Strategy" Trial conducted under the sponsorship of the Murdoch Children's Research Institute and in collaboration with the University of Melbourne and The Royal Women's Hospital in Melbourne, Australia. The study, known as the...

2014-02-26 23:03:52

The incidence of asthma among Americans has been increasing dramatically. Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP discusses recent research findings that may explain this increase. Sturgeon Bay, WI (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways which causes chest tightness, coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin Chiropractor and Naturopath Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP notes that asthma is poorly understood but is thought to...

2014-02-25 08:32:43

ALBANY, New York, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Pulmonary Drug Delivery Systems Market(Products- Metered Dose Inhalers, Dry Powder Inhalers and Nebulizers; Applications- Asthma, COPD and Cystic Fibrosis) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global pulmonary drug delivery systems market was valued at USD 21.03billion in 2012 and is expected to grow...

2014-02-24 23:03:30

Houston Allergy & Asthma Associates reports new findings from research on more efficient and effective methods to treat asthma. Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Houston Allergy & Asthma Associates reports new findings from research on more efficient and effective methods to treat asthma. The research, funded by Novartis Pharmaceuticals, appeared in Current Medical Research and Opinion this month. It concerns a novel liquid formulation of the monoclonal antibody omalizumab...

2014-02-19 16:25:14

VIENNA, Va., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An over-the-counter (OTC) asthma inhaler up for approval by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) endangers patients by encouraging substandard treatment, according to Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), a leading nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization. On Feb. 25, FDA's Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee and Pulmonary Allergy Drugs Committee will host a joint meeting to consider a new...

2014-02-14 12:24:25

DUBLIN, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/477x2k/drug) have announced the addition of the "Drug Self-administration Markets to 2020" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/477x2k/drug ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Therapeutic Indications, Product Strategies, Markets and Forecasts While alternative methods for delivering...

2014-02-11 23:01:46

Nation’s Premier Ear, Nose, Throat, and Allergy Practice Welcomes Central Jersey Otolaryngology to the Team, Opens 41st Office Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 For patients in Shrewsbury, New Jersey and throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties, 2014 is starting off on a very healthy note. That’s because ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP (ENTA), whose 150+ otolaryngologists, laryngologists, neurotologists, rhinologists, sleep specialists, allergists, and audiologists in 40 offices...

2014-02-06 16:27:50

MONROVIA, Calif., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNCR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing engineered monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergic diseases, and cancer, today announced that Bassil Dahiyat, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 2014 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:15 p.m. EST at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, NY. A live audio...

2014-02-05 23:01:03

Alex D. Federman, MD, Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, has been approved for funding by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) for his research, “Clinic-Based vs. Home-Based support to improve care and outcomes for older asthmatics.” New York, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Alex D. Federman, MD, Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine at the...


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Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2012-05-14 11:51:18

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a medical journal established in 1929 as the Journal of Allergy. It is published by Elsevier. It obtained its current name in 1971. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. This journal publishes timely clinical papers, instructive case reports, and detailed examinations of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to clinical allergists, immunologists, dermatologists, internists, and other...

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