People are being urged to open windows when cooking, cleaning and drying clothes inside in order to cut the health risks from indoor pollution.
A “life-changing” asthma jab and a novel “gene silencing” treatment for people with a rare hereditary disease have been approved for use in Scotland.
Around 800,000 asthma sufferers in England have cut back on food to pay for their medication, a charity said.
One in five new childhood asthma cases in the UK could be linked to traffic pollution, new research suggests.
A family have thanked two Good Samaritans after they helped a man get to his brother in his hour of need.
A new “life-changing” procedure is to be offered on the NHS to people with severe asthma, which could bring hope to thousands of patients in the UK.
Air pollution may be responsible for nearly 40% of childhood asthma cases in a northern city that was at the centre of the Industrial Revolution, a study has found.
Patients with respiratory diseases and arthritis could struggle to manage their conditions because their inhalers are too fiddly for them to use, researchers say.
Women who only use an inhaler to alleviate the symptoms of an asthma attack rather than taking long-term medication could find it more difficult to conceive, according to new research.
More than a quarter of elite footballers, screened from top clubs across England, have exercise-induced asthma (EIA), a study has found.
A healthy diet and regular exercise can significantly reduce asthma symptoms and improve quality of life for people with the condition, research suggests.
A Dundee woman who “fought her cancer like a warrior” has died at the age of 48.