PCOM Society

Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society

Asthma Worse for Overweight Preschoolers

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Two Foods Could Help Ex-Smokers’ Lungs Heal

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Heavy Particles in Smog Up Kids’ Asthma Risk

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Moms’ Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids’ Odds for Asthma

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Plan an Allergy-Safe Halloween for Your Child

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Common-sense rules will make Fright Night less scary

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Respiratory Disease Death Rates Have Soared

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More than 3.9 million Americans died from COPD over last 35 years, new data shows

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Asthma Drug Tied to Nightmares, Depression

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But experts stress Singulair also has lifesaving benefits
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Could Pests, Dust Lower Kids’ Odds for Asthma?

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Inner-city study found early exposure to cockroaches and mice droppings seemed protective

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Smoking Bans Help Kids Breathe Easier

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Analysis found anti-smoking policies were linked to drops in childhood chest infections, asthma attacks
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Asthma Control Essential in Pregnancy, Study Suggests

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Kids appear more likely to develop the disorder when moms aren't effectively treated

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