Pollution Linked To First Time Asthma In Children, Study SaysThe more children are exposed to pollution, the greater the risk they will develop their first case of asthma, a large study has found.
Study: Thunderstorms Can Trigger Asthma Attacks That Need HospitalizationThe calm before the storm isn't really so calm, at least not for anyone with asthma or other severe breathing disorders, new research shows.
Hidden Toxic Mold Lurking In Schools: Why No One Is TestingHidden toxic mold devastated a Northern California school district. Now the superintendent is calling on lawmakers to protect students state-wide.
Mom Says 'Dragon's Breath' Cereal Treats Sent Her Son To The HospitalIt's called Dragon's Breath. The trendy dessert infuses treats like cereal with liquid nitrogen, causing the eater to blow smoke when the food enters their mouth.
Nearly 600,000 Asthma Inhalers RecalledMore than 593,000 asthma inhalers in the US have been recalled because of a problem that could cause them to deliver less medication than intended.
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.
Asthma a Bigger Concern for Some Valley ChildrenAsthma hits school-aged kids at higher rates than other age groups, according to the California Department of Public Health. It is especially hard to breathe for students in the San Joaquin Valley, and administrators are asking parents to take action before it's too late.
Rim Fire Causing Asthma Flareups Hundreds Of Miles Away From BlazeWe can’t see the particles floating in the air, but professor Jerold Last says they travel far distances, especially in California because the winds bring them to the valley where they settle.
CDC: Asthma Rate In U.S. Up Asthma seems to be increasing a little, and nearly one in 12 Americans now say they have the respiratory disease, federal health officials said Wednesday