Top Tips For Treating Children’s Asthma

While childhood asthma and adult asthma are not two different entities, you are likely to find childhood asthma more frightening.


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Texas Asks EPA To Scrap Ozone Plans

Gov. Greg Abbott has requested that the EPA scrap plans to tighten national emission limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness.


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Tips For Staying Safe During Winter Weather

Temperatures on Thursday morning dipped below the freezing mark across most of North Texas for the second consecutive day, so bundle up before heading outside.


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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.

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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Vigil Set For Mansfield Girl Who Died Suddenly

Students 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.


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Study Links Kids & Fast Food To Asthma

A 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.


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Dr. Travis Stork Talks Allergic Asthma

About 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.


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Fewer Asthma Patients Needing Hospital Care

Asthma 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.


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Relaxed Breathing Can Help Many Medical Conditions

Studies show that relaxed breathing can actually help dozens of medical conditions — from stress to asthma — if you know how to do it correctly.


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FDA Phases Out Inhaler Due To Environmental Impact

Asthma patients who rely on over-the-counter inhalers will need to switch to prescription-only alternatives as part of the federal government’s latest attempt to protect the Earth’s atmosphere.


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‘Level Red’ Ozone Alert Issued For North Texas

A ‘Red Ozone’ alert has been declared for North Texas. Despite being in a two-month long heat wave, this is the first time an alert of this magnitude has been declared this summer.