Exclusively treating sleep disorders in children, The Sleep Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) uses a multifaceted team approach to ensure CPAP compliance and positive treatment outcomes.
Researchers have identified key elements of a severe immune overreaction (cytokine ‘storm’) that can sicken and kill patients infected with certain strains of flu virus.
A new study finds women who have never smoked, but were exposed to secondhand smoke, were at greater risk for fetal loss.
A recent study from Spain indicates that men with Fibromyalgia had more sleep-related respiratory problems and poorer quality of sleep than women.
Approximately $7.6 million has been invested in the network to promote cutting-edge research and foster collaboration between Canada’s top experts in asthma and COPD
Researchers in the UK found that patients who were vaccinated against influenza were 24% less likely to suffer a stroke in the same flu season.
Patients with elevated levels of three particular immune system regulators, or cytokines, early in influenza diagnosis were more likely to develop severe symptoms and be hospitalized.
A Phase II clinical trial for Faron Pharmaceuticals Ltd’s Traumakine demonstrated a significant reduction in mortality as a result of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), according to UK research published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine.
Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have discovered a way to efficiently edit human DNA, one letter at a time, which could one day help eliminate diseases like cystic fibrosis.
Fifty years after the landmark 1964 US Surgeon General Report on Smoking and Health, smoking is deadlier than ever — now responsible for the deaths of 480,000 Americans each year.