Patient using an nnd Medical spirometer

Increasing Access To Spirometry

Initiatives across the country are expanding access to quality spirometry, a key component in the proper diagnosis and treatment of respiratory conditions like COPD and asthma.

first non-inhaled treatment for severe asthma shows promise

First Non-inhaled Treatment for Severe Asthma Shows Promise

GlaxoSmithKline reported positive results from 2 phase-III clinical trials for mepolizumab, a new treatment for severe eosinophilic asthma. If the drug were to receive FDA approval, it would become the first non-inhaled treatment for severe asthma.