Archive for the ‘asthma’ Category

Antiobiotics Greatly Increase Infant Asthma Risk; Pet Dogs Cut This Risk

Thursday, February 12, 2009 6:19 No Comments

This article provides yet more evidence of the dangers of antibiotics – this time, it shows that these drugs can dramatically raise of risk of asthma in children. On a better (and interesting) note, it has also been revealed that the presence of a pet dog in the home can help reduce asthma risk in […]

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Air Fresheners and Cleaning Agents Linked to Adult Asthma

Thursday, February 12, 2009 5:26 No Comments

Various air fresheners and cleaning agents which contain chemicals and are commonly used in homes have been linked to increased risk of asthma. And this particular study has shown that this is a problem which does not just hit children, but adults too.

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Asthma Drug Which Performs Worse Than Placebo and Worsens Condition in Long Run

Thursday, February 12, 2009 5:18 1 Comment

What kind of a stupid health system employs “solutions” which do not address the cause, but on the contrary, worsens the situation more often than not? That, my friends, is the sad reality of conventional medicine, or allopathic medicine, today. It’s supposed to be high-tech, it’s supposed to be advanced; in reality, it’s but a […]

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Household Chemicals Linked To Higher Asthma Risk

Thursday, February 12, 2009 5:00 1 Comment

Asthma rates worldwide, at least in the developed areas, are on the rise. The number of chemicals we are exposed to on a daily basis are on the rise, too. Surely there is a link? It is not one bit surprising. Breathing in harmful synthetic chemicals 24 hours a day contributes to a breathing and […]

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New Technology Could Allow Asthma Diagnosis via Breath Test

Thursday, February 12, 2009 4:47 1 Comment

Wouldn’t it be great if various diseases and health conditions could be diagnosed using non-invasive and safe tests and procedures? The truth, many of these tests already exist in alternative fields of healing! At least it is a good thing that conventional medicine is making headway too, albeit rather slowly.

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Dealing With Asthma Attacks – Russian Breathing Technique

Thursday, February 12, 2009 4:22 1 Comment

Asthma can be a frightening condition, especially when it hits children. But surely there are better ways to deal with the condition than merely through the use of drug medications? Indeed, there are. This article outlines one particular breathing technique which can help deal with asthma attacks.

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