Asthma general

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Research suggests that vaccinations are causing a surge of asthma In children - an interesting article from Vaccine Truth - July 2011

Useful run-down of the conditions, apart from asthma, which may cause breathing difficulties in infants – thus, hopefully, helping to avoid mis/over-diagnosis. On the Helium self-publishing website. April 2010

Timber Treatment: a fact sheet of problems affecting timber in homes and alternatives to treatments that can set off chemical sensitivities. Pesticide Action Network 2008

Allergy Research Foundation Conference: a meeting of experts from both the fields of allergy and respiratory disease. Michelle Berriedale-Johnson 2007

 

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Research Reports

Regulatory T Cells in Allergy and Asthma May 2017
This interesting review article considers the role of Regulatory T cells in food allergy and immunity.

History of respiratory tract allergy can be considered as a clinically useful risk reducing factor of Multiple Sclerosis. October 2013

High UV-B exposure of those living close to the equator may link to Vitamin D related immune system modifications which cold lead to an increased risk of developing asthma and allergy. February 2013

High rate of allergies & asthma among women with endometriosis
04/12

Exclusive breastfeeding may prevent asthma
07/11

Allergies, specifically respiratory allergies, start in babies' first months
07/11

Children with stubborn asthma more likely to have food allergies
06/11

How the environment influences allergy before and after birth
06/11

Shed skin reduces indoor air pollution
05/11

Lifestyle regime helps prevent asthma
06/10

Those suffering from allergic asthma may be less able to fight off viral infections.
05/10

Electronic nose sniffs out asthma 04/10

Volatile organic compounds in exhaled breath as a diagnostic tool for asthma in children.
09/09

Air pollution extends 1.5 miles from major roads and is worse before sunrise.
06/09

Bakers 80 times more likely to develop occupational asthma than the average worker - some suggested precautions.
05/09

Grape extracts effective against H. pylori
(03/09)

Things to avoid to limit asthma risk
(03/09)

Fungi linked to asthma epidemic in Puerto Rico
(03/09)

Women with asthma more likely to give birth prematurely
(02/09)

Vanderbilt researchers link cold virus to asthma
(02/09)

Children with asthma watch too much television
(02/09)

Noxious gas stove emissions worsen asthma in young children
01/09

Farm exposure in utero protects against asthma
(11/08)

Asthma in boys may be a phase, but in girls may be there to stay
(11/08)

Less heliobacter - more asthma...
(10/08)

Genes may explain racial disparity in asthma
(10/08)

Exhaled nitric oxide monitoring does not improve asthma control
(10/08)

Parental asthma knowledge linked to children’s asthma control
(10/08)

Weight gain has negative impact on people with severe asthma
(10/08)

Low-sodium advice for asthmatics should be taken with a grain of salt
(07/08)

Asthma UK offering young people with asthma a life-changing opportunity
(03/08) JS

Two strains of bacteria which protect laboratory animals from allergies discovered
(07/07) JS

Indoor funghi may proetct against asthma
07/07 JS

Acupuncture and asthma
01/07 JS

New allergy vaccine shows promise
07/05

 

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