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Children Asthma

World Asthma Day: For Some, Everyday Is World Asthma Day

Floyd J. Malveaux, M.D., Ph.D. | Posted 07.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Floyd J. Malveaux, M.D., Ph.D.

World Asthma Day provides an opportunity to stop to consider the challenges of combating a disease that affects almost seven million children in the United States. But for some children and their families, every day is asthma day.

Asthma and the African-American Community

Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins

While asthma impacts people young and old, from all races and backgrounds, the hard truth is that it's hitting the African-American community the hardest.

Acetaminophen May Double Asthma Risk In Kids | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Teenagers who take acetaminophen -- the active ingredient in Tylenol and many other over-the-counter remedies -- may be at increased risk of asthm...