News tagged with cough
(HealthDay) -- Children who receive a combination vaccine known as DTaP-IPV-Hib have no significant increased risk of febrile seizure, a convulsion triggered by a fever, during the week after vaccination, ...
Medications Feb 22, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
A federal advisory panel wants all U.S. adults to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
Health Feb 22, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Health workers in Nepal are to cull thousands of chickens following the discovery of the H5N1 strain of bird flu in the southeastern part of the Himalayan country, officials said Sunday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Feb 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
US health authorities on Friday urged all boys age 11-12 to get a routine vaccination against the most common sexually transmitted disease, human papillomavirus, or HPV.
Health Feb 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
No Californian died from whooping cough in 2011, the first year since 1991 that there have been no deaths in the state from the highly infectious illness.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Accelerated growth in the first three months of life, but not fetal growth, is associated with an increased risk of asthma symptoms in young children, according to a new study from The Generation R Study Group at Erasmus ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. - mostly babies and toddlers - were coming down with whooping cough each year when vaccines against "this menace," as one newspaper called it, were introduced in the 1930s and 1940s.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 06, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Seventy-seven percent of Washington state pediatricians report that they are sometimes or frequently asked to provide alternative childhood vaccine schedules for their patients, according to a new study from Seattle Children's ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A new analysis has found that coughing may signal trouble for patients with the lung-scarring disease known as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. The study, published in the journal Respirology, found that patients with the co ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 18, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
If you smoke cigarettes, you have more in common with someone who has cystic fibrosis than you think. A new research report appearing online in the FASEB Journal shows that smoking cigarettes affects the lungs in a way th ...
Addiction Oct 12, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(AP) -- By age 6, children should have vaccinations against 14 diseases, in at least two dozen separate doses, the U.S. government advises. More than 1 in 10 parents reject that, refusing some shots or delaying ...
Health Oct 03, 2011 | not rated yet | 1
New research has revealed the devastating personal and financial impact that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can have on the working population.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 25, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The whooping cough vaccine given to babies and toddlers loses much of its effectiveness after just three years - a lot faster than doctors believed - and that could help explain a recent series of outbreaks in the U.S. among ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
(AP) -- Backpack. Notebooks. Whooping cough shot?
Health Aug 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Total joint replacement surgeries can help relieve joint pain common in people with conditions like osteoarthritis. But sometimes, the debris from prosthetic joints leads to aseptic loosening, or disintegration of surrounding ...
Medical research Aug 09, 2011 | not rated yet | 0