Researchers Using Your Genetic Makeup To Protect You Against AllergiesWe may be only a month or so into the start of winter, but in addition to the cold it's also the beginning of allergy season. To help sufferers, researchers are looking into ways to help your genetic makeup protect you against allergies.
Study: Kids' Asthma Rates Quiet Down After Earlier IncreaseAsthma rates in U.S. children have quieted down after a decades-long increase, a government study found, and researchers are trying to pinpoint reasons that would explain the trend.
EPA Recognizes Dallas For Working To Fight Asthma TriggersAsthma is a serious, sometimes life-threatening chronic respiratory disease that affects the quality of life for almost 25 million Americans, including an estimated 7 million children.
Top Tips For Treating Children's AsthmaWhile childhood asthma and adult asthma are not two different entities, you are likely to find childhood asthma more frightening.
Texas Asks EPA To Scrap Ozone PlansGov. Greg Abbott has requested that the EPA scrap plans to tighten national emission limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness.
Tips For Staying Safe During Winter WeatherTemperatures on Thursday morning dipped below the freezing mark across most of North Texas for the second consecutive day, so bundle up before heading outside.
Frigid Weather Tougher On North Texans Than Others In The U.S.If it seems like the freezing temperatures affect North Texans more than in other areas of the country, it’s partly true. While doctors say ‘thin blood’ is just an exaggeration, people in warmer climates tend to prepare less for cold weather.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Vigil Set For Mansfield Girl Who Died SuddenlyStudents and faculty members at Wester Middle School in Mansfield will gather on Friday night to remember a 13-year-old girl who died unexpectedly earlier this week.
Study Links Kids & Fast Food To AsthmaA study published in the respiratory medicine journal Thorax suggests the more fast food your child eats, the more likely they are to have develop asthma.
Dr. Travis Stork Talks Allergic AsthmaAbout 25 million Americans suffer from asthma, and six out of 10 people with asthma actually have allergic asthma. Dr. Travis Stork from "The Doctors" talks about this condition.
Fewer Asthma Patients Needing Hospital CareAsthma patients are faring better than they used to, and not as many find themselves needing intense hospital treatment, due to better patient compliance with medication.