Tag Archives: asthma

Athletics: Lyles beats asthma and the blues to conquer the world

10 October, 2019 5:00 pm 5:00 pm

DOHA (Reuters) – Noah Lyles had to overcome severe asthma as a child and periods of depression on his way to becoming world 200 metres champion at the age of 22. The day after his triumph, when he stormed across the line unthreatened in a time of 19.83 seconds, American Lyles said that asthma had … Read More

Asthma classes in school may help reduce attacks

02 February, 2019 9:12 am 9:12 am

LONDON (Reuters ) – School-age children with asthma who receive education on managing the condition may have fewer attacks, emergency room visits and hospitalizations than those who don’t get such classes, a recent study suggests. Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in childhood. Severe asthma attacks and breathing problems are associated with … Read More