Month: April 2019

asthma medication

OTC Asthma Medication: What You Need to Know

Asthma is a very common respiratory illness that is experienced by people of all ages. It is accompanied by several symptoms including coughing, difficulty in breathing, wheezing, tightness in the chest and sometimes, anxiety. People suffering from asthma have highly sensitive and hyper-responsive airways. The bronchial airways constrict when it becomes irritated during an attack. …

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What Is the Norovirus and Why Should You Care?

Norovirus is among the most common causes of gastroenteritis cases in the U.S. It is especially notorious for causing vomiting and diarrhea outbreaks in cruise ships, daycare centers and schools. Just last year, six schools in the Utah County sent several children home because they displayed symptoms of the norovirus. Naturally, school officials, parents and family practice doctors in …

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