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Health department study suggests link exists between asthma, depression

SALT LAKE CITY — Thousands of people across Utah have spent the past month raising awareness for two serious conditions: asthma and mental health.

Now, a new study from the Utah Department of Health links those conditions, with findings indicating that both adolescents and adults experience a direct correlation between asthma and mental illness. 339 more words


Alternate Nostril Breathing / Anuloma Viloma or Nadi Shodhana Pranayama

Different Breathing Techniques / Pranayama

In addition to my first Blog about Pranayama in general, I´d like to introduce you to a very powerful breathing technique we regularly practise in our Yoga classes. 709 more words

Breathing Techniques

Alberta's coal phase-out: How the province plans to kick carbon to the curb - Calgary

There is more energy in Alberta’s coal than in all of the province’s oil, gas and bitumen combined. And it’s cheap. But times have changed and the black rock has become a pariah of sorts. 94 more words

Climate Change And Your Enviroment

Asthma Symptoms Can Bloom in Springtime

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Asthma symptoms increase in spring, making it especially important for people with the lung disease to be aware of triggers and risk factors, an expert says. 148 more words

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Internet-Based Self-Management Offers an Opportunity To Achieve Better Asthma Control in Adolescents


Prior to the focus group sessions, we invited adolescents with asthma to participate in a 1-month observational study on internet-based lung function and symptom monitoring. 732 more words


Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children

FRIDAY, May 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Inhaled steroid therapy is commonly used to treat asthmatic children with persistent, daily wheezing episodes.

However, a new study suggests that the powerful medicines may not be needed on a daily basis for kids whose wheezing occurs sporadically, such as when they catch a cold. 690 more words

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Patterns of Growth and Decline in Lung Function in Persistent Childhood Asthma


Tracking longitudinal measurements of growth and decline in lung function in patients with persistent childhood asthma may reveal links between asthma and subsequent chronic airflow obstruction. 247 more words

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