Asthma

Poll: Many People With Asthma Have Mixed Feelings About Masks

Ballot: Many Individuals With Bronchial asthma Have Blended Emotions About Masks

By Robert PreidtHealthDay ReporterWEDNESDAY, Jan. 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Although they report difficulty breathing and discomfort while wearing a face mask, most people with asthma still use them in public places during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study finds.University of Illinois Chicago researchers conducted an online survey of more than 500 adults with asthma.…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Asthma Treatment Does Not Raise Risk of Neuropsychiatric Disease

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Bronchial asthma Therapy Does Not Increase Danger of Neuropsychiatric Illness

Use of a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) for asthma management did not increase the risk of neuropsychiatric disease, based on data from more than 60,000 asthma patients. Although LTRAs are established as an effective drug for asthma, the US Food and Drug Administration warnings of the risk for neuropsychiatric (NP) drug reactions — including a…