22/09/2017Respiratory diseases are major causes of disease burden and mortality. They are also the focus of the latest issue of the Journal of Health Monitoring, which features a Focus article that considers acute respiratory diseases such as influenza as well as chronic lung diseases including lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma.
15/09/2017The coralberry could offer new hope for asthmatics: researchers at the University of Bonn have extracted a new kind of active pharmaceutical ingredient from its leaves to combat this widespread respiratory disease.
28/08/2017Researchers at Aston University and clinicians at Birmingham Children's Hospital are exploring how children living with asthma can be supported to maintain a healthy weight.
03/08/2017Perhaps you have come across the titles "Men are from Mars, women are from Venus" or "Why men don’t listen and women can’t read maps": just two of the many books and articles – some enlightening or amusing and others irritating – that theorise about fundamental differences between men and women.