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Avian Flu In Harbor Seals Could Infect People

The avian flu that killed 160 harbor seals in New England in 2011 could be spread through respiratory drops and therefore poses a potential threat to humans, according to a new study.
Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart

Doctors have known that bacterial pneumonia can raise your risk of heart problems, but new research pinpoints why.
Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC

Less than half of all Americans got a flu shot last year, so U.S. health officials on Thursday urged that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated for the coming flu season.
Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids

Exposure in the womb to household chemicals known as phthalates might increase a child's future risk of developing asthma, Columbia University researchers reported in a new study.
Combo Therapy Best for COPD: Study

A combination drug therapy aimed at opening the airways and reducing inflammation appears to be the best treatment for older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), especially those with asthma, a new study finds.
Chest Radiation May Help Fight Some Advanced Lung Cancers: Study

Adding chest radiation to chemotherapy allows some people with small-cell lung cancer to live longer and cuts recurrence rates by nearly 50 percent, European researchers report.
Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan

Too few students with asthma and food allergies have emergency plans in place at school, which can leave the schools inadequately prepared in a health crisis, a new survey finds.
Tear Gas Health Effects May Last Weeks

Tear gas can cause health problems that may last for weeks, and can also impact a wider area than targeted, two new studies find.
Smoking Before Fatherhood May Raise Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Men who smoke before becoming a parent may put their children at increased risk for asthma, a new study suggests.
Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study

Infants who sleep on animal fur may be less likely to develop asthma later in childhood, new research suggests.

 

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