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Over 33K NYC high school students have undiagnosed asthma, study finds [video]. PIX11 News (New York). Feb 25, 2019.
Gambino, Britt. Asthma Control in Morbidly Obese Children. Pulmonology Advisor. Feb 24 2019.
Proposed strip mine in Perry County gets second public meeting. The Athens News. Feb 24, 2019.
Ozimek, Tom. Aunt and Great-Grandmother Arrested in Connection With 6-Year-Old’s Asthma Death. NTD. February 24, 2019
Kim, Margot. Health Watch: Acid reflux in children. ABC 30 Health Watch. Feb 22, 2019.
Kunzmann, Kevin. Puerto Rican Children Report Worse Asthma Control Adherence than Mexican American Children. MD Magazine. Feb 7, 2019.
Cognition As Well As Asthma May Be Caused By Fossil Fuel Combustion
Indoor Particulate Matter Strongly Associated With Lung Health
Dust Storms Associated With Saline Lake Depletion May Worsen Asthma
New Study Identifies Neonatal Risk Factors To Help Identify Asthma Early On
2ndHand Smoke Exposure High Among Urban Children Without Smoker at Home
Asthmatic Children With Severe OSAS More Likely To Need CPAP
Biomarker-Informed Home-Based Intervention Did Not Lower Asthma ED Visits
New GenARA Study Measures Effectiveness of Treatment for Asthma + Reflux
Urban Greenness May Improve Respiratory Symptoms
Proximity to Railways May Worsen Asthma Symptoms
Review Addresses Asthma Development Into Adulthood
Childhood Asthma May Have Lasting Effects on Lungs Beyond Condition
New Index to Predict Pediatric Asthma Hospitalization
Higher Levels of Postpartum Vitamin E Associated with Lower Risk of Wheeze
Total Direct Costs Of Pediatric Asthma Were US$5.92 Billion In 2013
Lancet Calls For Pollution Prevention To Improve Asthma And Other NCDs
Asthma Less Well-Controlled Among Black Than White Children
Severe Asthma Worsened By High-Symptom Respiratory Infections
An Overview Of Asthma Epidemiology, Treatment, and Management
Big Data Uncovers “Hidden Structures” Of Asthma Prevention and Treatment
Neutrophil-Targeting Therapies May Benefit Some Children With Severe Asthma
“Breathmobile” Demonstrates Value Of Community-Based Care For Children
School Nurse-Driven Health Program Reduces Asthma-Related Absenteeism
Providers Good At Predicting Asthma Attack Patients’ Chance Of Admission
Regional Economic Development May Affect Asthma ED Use
Add-On Reslizumab Treatment Reduces Symptoms For Some Asthma Patients
Phenotype-Specific Treatment Protocols May Benefit Patients with Asthma
Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids May Protect Against Asthma In Young Children
Review Of School Nurses’ Role In Asthma Care
Classification of Phenotypes In Urban Minority Children With Asthma