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Article ID: 694493

An ‘Unprecedented Look’ Into the Protein Behind Hypertension, Epilepsy and Other Conditions

Washington University in St. Louis

The seemingly unrelated conditions of hypertension, epilepsy and overactive bladder may be linked by electrical activity in a protein long studied by a biomedical engineer at Washington University in St. Louis. After new technology recently revealed the structure of the protein, his lab will collaborate with two others to take an unprecedented look into its molecular mechanisms, potentially leading to the development of new drugs for these and other conditions.

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14-May-2018 9:40 AM EDT
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Article ID: 694295

The Medical Minute: Easing the Itch of Poison Ivy and Poison Oak

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

April showers might bring May flowers, but they also bring the arrival of troublesome plants such as poison ivy and poison oak that can cause mild to severe allergic reactions.

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9-May-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694105

Kids’ Seasonal Allergy Symptoms Can Be Mistaken for Learning Disabilities

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences

Certain symptoms characteristic of learning disabilities or behavioral problems, such as fidgeting and difficulty concentrating, can arise from a child's discomfort due to seasonal allergies.

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4-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694036

Traffic-Related Pollution Linked to Risk of Asthma in Children

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

New research led by scientists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health suggest that long-term exposure to traffic-related pollution significantly increases the risk of pediatric asthma, especially in early childhood.

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3-May-2018 4:30 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693389

Vision Scientists Discover New Eye Treatment for Seasonal Allergies

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)

A recent study shows that a new eye drop may be a potentially effective treatment for seasonal eye allergies, a condition affecting millions of people worldwide. The findings will be presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) in Honolulu, Hawaii, Sunday, April 29 – Thursday, May 3

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24-Apr-2018 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693777

NIH Statement on World Asthma Day 2018

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

On World Asthma Day 2018, the National Institutes of Health stands with people worldwide to renew our commitment to advance understanding of asthma and develop effective strategies to manage, treat and ultimately prevent the disease. A new three-minute NIH video features asthma patients and doctors.

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1-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 693410

Innovative Research Partnership Addresses Needs of College Bound Students with Food Allergy

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Researchers identify needs and work alongside designers to develop a toolkit to support safe transition to college for students with food allergy

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24-Apr-2018 4:50 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693236

New Drug Therapy Could Lead to More Effective Treatment for Millions With Asthma

Rutgers University

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and collaborators from Shanghai University in China examined more than 6,000 compounds and identified a drug that relaxes the muscles and opens the airways, allowing those with asthma to breathe. Find out why this new therapy might give people a better option and new hope.

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23-Apr-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 670310

PTSD Therapies, Safety Measures in Low-Income Countries, Race and Opioids, and More in the Public Health News Source

Newswise

The latest research, experts and features in Public Health in the Public Health News Source

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22-Apr-2018 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 692983

Why Don’t Kids Use Their Asthma Medicines? Children, Caregivers and Clinicians Disagree on the Answer

Johns Hopkins Medicine

In a new analysis of interviews conducted with children who have asthma, their caregivers and their clinicians, Johns Hopkins researchers found that there was significant lack of agreement about why the kids miss their needed daily anti-inflammatory medication.

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18-Apr-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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