Dangerous levels of air pollution are having a devastating impact on the health of people living in Greater Manchester and costing the regional economy £1bn every year, according to a new study.

One of the most common respiratory diseases around the world is bronchial asthma.

Today is World Asthma Day. ‘Never too early, never too late. It's always the right time to address airways disease,’ is this year’s theme.

LUCKNOW: Researchers of the respiratory medicine department at King George’s Medical University (KGMU) have identified a biomarker to detect asthma which can be a big breakthrough in making the dia

KOCHI: You would be surprised to know that the number of asthma patients in Kerala are rising and many among them have no family history.

Although it is scientifically unproven, many consume donkey meat thinking it cures ailments.

Sunalini Mathew

In Johannesburg, tens of thousands of South Africans live at the foot of mountains of mining waste, a remnant of gold mining that has enriched the country, but now threatens the health of residents

The CSE report, “Body Burden: Lifestyle Diseases”, estimated that India had 22.2 million chronic COPD patients and around 35 million chronic asthma patients in 2016.

It is a proven fact that there are links between asthma, hay fever and eczema and an individual who has one condition is likely to have others.

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