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2012-04-19 20:15:19

Scientists from the University of Southampton and Synairgen, a respiratory drug development company spun out from the University, can announce positive data from its Phase II clinical trial, into the effectiveness of the drug SNG001 (inhaled interferon beta) for asthma patients.

2012-02-03 18:00:43

Breastfeeding is associated with improved lung function at school age, particularly in children of asthmatic mothers, according to a new study from researchers in Switzerland and the UK.

2011-04-15 00:00:03

Nexus6 and Clement Clarke International announce a collaboration aimed at improving the use of inhaled medications. (PRWEB) April 14, 2011 Nexus6 and Clement Clarke International (CCI) today announced a collaboration aimed at improving the use of inhaled medications.

2010-11-23 08:08:29

Facebook has been up and running for over 6 years now, attracted more than 500 million users.

2010-08-09 14:50:28

A new study by researchers at the Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center and the University of Puerto Rico may help explain some of the well-documented ethnic disparities in pediatric asthma.

2010-04-28 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- New data released today find that 82 percent of parents of children ages 4-12 with asthma report having restricted playtime activities to help avoid triggers and prevent asthma attacks in their children, with 47% of them keeping children with asthma inside when allergy season is in full swing.

2009-11-06 10:59:00

Asthma Insight and Management (AIM) Survey Reveals Unmet Needs in Current Asthma Care in the United States Asthma is a chronic condition affecting more than 22 million adults and children in the United States, according to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute.

2009-05-19 11:33:07

Research conducted seven years after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center (WTC) in New York City (NYC) found that children attending the socioeconomically and ethnically homogeneous elementary school closest to Ground Zero have high rates of self-reported asthma and airway obstruction.

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