Tag Archives: respiratory problems

Acute asthma stops responding to treatment: Study

According to a new research, patients suffering from acute asthma fail to react to the mainstay treatment of the disease – high doses of corticosteroids, which work perfectly in low doses only on those who suffer from low level asthma. In case of acute asthma, the patient’s airways get swollen and narrow to harm the breathing. Dr. Anuradha Ray, an Indian-origin ...

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Vitamin C Best Remedy to Curb Post-Exercise Cough, Other Respiratory Symptoms: Study

Vigorous exercise may worsen the symptoms of respiratory disorders such as cough or sore throat in some individuals but a new study suggests that increasing the vitamin C intake could offer quick relief. A meta-analysis of 3 studies found that vitamin C significantly reduced post-exercise airway, or the tubes that carry air into and out of the lungs, obstruction in ...

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