By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 10/12/2013 - 16:44
A 12-year-old girl died after getting sick at school, which could only afford to have a nurse on certain days.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 09:34
Women who suffer from asthma are twice as likely to be hospitalized for the condition that male sufferers.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:03
Heather Conrad-Smith was saved by her two daughters after going into respiratory failure due to a heart attack.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 08/17/2012 - 07:50
A mother's smoking habits has now been linked to an increased risk of asthma in preschool children, according to a new study. Also, smoking during the early stages of pregnancy was found to be especially dangerous.
By Nikki Tucker | Fri, 08/10/2012 - 10:45
Not only are allergies hereditary, but also they are gender-related among parents and their children. A new study suggests a child risk of inheriting allergies increases if a parent of the same sex suffered from it.
By Christine Hsu | Thu, 08/02/2012 - 12:36
Federal health officials have released a set of videos featuring the scientific research of how yoga works, the safety of yoga and whether yoga can help treat certain health problems.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 04/04/2012 - 11:39
Doctors from nine medical specialty boards in the U.S. are warning patients and health care providers to choose wisely when it comes to 45 common medical tests and procedures.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 03/23/2012 - 12:47
New research suggests that childhood exposure to germs may help strengthen the immune system and protect children from developing allergies and asthma in later life.
By Christine Hsu | Mon, 03/12/2012 - 15:38
Previous studies linking use of prescription drugs for asthma, epilepsy, diabetes and depression during pregnancy to birth defects have compelled researchers to look further into the issue.