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Diet Alleviates Allergies

Keen to help keep your family free of hay fever and asthma? A "Mediterranean" diet rich in fruits, vegetables and nuts may be the answer.

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Clear Your Lungs

For smokers with asthma, quitting smoking can improve lung function by more than 15 per cent in less than two months.

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Exercising With Asthma

If you're living with asthma, that doesn't mean you can't exercise. But you need to do some planning first.

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Listen Out For Snoring Children

Preschool-age children who regularly snore are more likely to suffer asthma and night-time coughing than non-snorers, an Australian study has found.

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Ageing With Asthma

Do children with asthma grow out of it? An Australian study says this may depend on how severe the condition is.

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Asthma Risk Factors Elusive

The quest to find a reliable method of predicting which children will suffer from asthma continues - but the growing body of knowledge is instructive to parents.

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No Magical Diet Cure For Arthritis

Do fad diets have anything to offer those who suffer from arthritis?

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Protect Tikes From Mites

Simply encasing a toddler's mattress in plastic could be enough to prevent allergy to the dust mites that are "the biggest single predictor of asthma", research has shown.

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Asthma Workplace Link

Workplace exposure to quartz, asbestos, dust and fumes increases the risk of respiratory problems including asthma, a Norwegian study has found.

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Mould Alert For Asthmatics

Don't blame the cat or the lawn in the backyard the next time you suffer a severe asthma attack. The culprit is more likely to be mould.

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Spring: An Asthmatic's Curse?

Asthmatics are sniffling, sneezing and wheezing in record numbers. What causes this irritating condition and why is its incidence increasing?

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