Asthma management is related to morbidity and …

Asthma management is related to morbidity and mortality from ..
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Prevalence, morbidity and management of adult asthma …

Objective measures are collected in the form of settled dust using dust fall collectors with electrostatic cloths and vacuum samples of floor and mattress dust. Dust will be analysed for house dust mite allergen, bacterial endotoxin (from Gram negative bacteria) and fungal beta glucans. All three of these measures have been associated both with the development and maintenance of asthma and with damp environments. In addition we will undertake quantitative PCR on the settled dust samples to assess the range and quantity of airborne fungi in each home. These measures are designed to evaluate possible mechanisms for any differences that we may observe between homes of cases and controls.

In fact, 30% of coronary heart morbidity and mortality are related to smoking in the United States of America....
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ISAAC Resources - ISAAC Phase Four

The reasons for the high rates of asthma in New Zealand are unknown, yet they represent a major cause of morbidity and health care expenditure. This study may establish one important cause of these high rates and offer explanations for the underlying mechanisms for asthma development. If so, interventions to improve the New Zealand domestic environment could have far reaching beneficial health consequences

Each year 440,000 people die of diseases caused by smoking, that is about 20 percent of all deaths in the United States.
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PHE’s findings have been supported by a number of high-profile medical experts, including UK’s Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies. A September 2015 British Journal of General Practice editorial concluded that, for every million smokers who switched from tobacco to e-cigarettes, more than 6,000 premature deaths would be prevented in the UK every year. If all 9 million smokers took up e-cigarettes instead, 54,000 lives could be saved.

Reduction in asthma morbidity following a community-based asthma self ..
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Pneumovax23 | Immunisation Advisory Centre

46 yr old female experiencing migraine like headaches after drinking any type of alcohol at any quantity for last 3 to 4 years. I’ve tried almost every variation of alcohol type (wines, beers, liquors), eating didn’t quantities and types of food prior and during consuming alcohol, medicating prior, during and after when no good response. Headache last 24-72 hours after, almost debilitating and can’t find anything to relieve pain. Suggesting, help?? I like to enjoy small amounts of alcohol but it’s next to impossible any longer.