Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Asthma http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/asthma/condition-rss Asthma en-us Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:11:31 UTC Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:11:31 UTC Pharmacist Rescues Young Girl Having an Asthma Attack http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/pharmacist-rescues-young-girl-having-an-asthma-attack A New Jersey pharmacist recently went above and beyond to care for a young girl having an acute asthma attack. 8:36 AM, Fri May 27, 2016 Twitter Could Help Predict and Prevent Asthma Flare-Ups http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/twitter-could-help-predict-and-prevent-asthma-flare-ups Tweets about asthma could provide clues to asthma-related emergency room visits. 11:00 PM, Sun May 22, 2016 5 Facts About AERD Pharmacists Should Know http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/5-facts-about-aerd-pharmacists-should-know A patient presents with asthma, nasal congestion, and nasal polyps, and she says she has weird reactions to aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Do you know what condition this patient may have? 9:00 PM, Sun April 10, 2016 Dispensing Meds Before Hospital Discharge May Reduce Readmissions http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/dispensing-meds-before-hospital-discharge-may-reduce-readmissions Patients who leave the hospital without their prescriptions in hand following an asthma-related visit are substantially more likely to be readmitted. 11:24 PM, Mon March 14, 2016 Asthma: An Unrecognized Risk Factor for Shingles http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/asthma-an-unrecognized-risk-factor-for-shingles Herpes zoster, also known as shingles, is a painful rash caused by a reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus, also called the chickenpox virus. 11:56 PM, Mon January 18, 2016 4 Lesser-Known Factors Affecting Asthma Status http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/4-lesser-known-factors-affecting-asthma-status Well-known risk factors for asthma development include a family history of the disease, other allergic conditions, obesity, and smoking. 9:00 PM, Mon January 4, 2016 3 Ways to Reduce the Risk of Asthma in Early Childhood http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/3-ways-to-reduce-the-risk-of-asthma-in-early-childhood Pharmacists can help inform their patients with young children about a few ways to reduce their kids’ risk of developing asthma. 5:30 AM, Wed December 30, 2015 Asthma May Predict Chronic Migraine Onset http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/asthma-may-predict-chronic-migraine-onset Asthma may increase the likelihood of chronic migraines in patients with episodic migraines. 9:49 PM, Thu December 10, 2015 Asthma Patients with Anxiety See More Severe Symptoms http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/asthma-patients-with-anxiety-see-more-severe-symptoms Anxiety sensitivity has been linked to more debilitating asthma symptoms and greater functional limitations. 11:00 PM, Tue November 24, 2015 Pediatric Asthma Research Gets NIH Grant Funding http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/pediatric-asthma-research-gets-nih-grant-funding The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded universities about $28 million in grants to study pediatric asthma triggers. 8:00 AM, Mon October 12, 2015 6 Travel Tips for Asthma Patients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/resource-centers/asthma/6-travel-tips-for-asthma-patients Now that fall is in full gear, patients will soon start traveling to see loved ones during the holiday season. 9:00 PM, Wed September 30, 2015