Late-onset Asthma

12 Oct

Can you develop asthma as an adult?  The answer is “yes.”  In one University of Wisconsin study of more than 14,000 asthmatic and non asthmatic adults, about half of those with asthma said symptoms began in adulthood.  Triggers include smoking, … Read More »

Antioxidants & Asthma

14 Oct

Antioxidants, or the vegetables and fruits they come in, may help prevent asthma attacks. Researchers randomly assigned 137 adults with asthma to either a high-antioxidant diet (5 servings of vegetables and 2 servings of fruit a day) or a low-antioxidant … Read More »