The Pulmometer

Alfred Beaumont {1815-1962} A.B. Maddock, Practical observations on the efficacy of medicated inhalations in the treatment of pulmonary cosumption, asthma, bronchitis, chronic cough, and other diseases of the respiratory organs...London: Simpkin & Marshall, 1844 Plate, p.45: the pulmometer

Sir J. Floyer, A treatise on the asthma

"I have assign' d the immediate Cause of the Asthma, to the Straitness, Compression, or Constriction of the Bronchia . . ." SIR JOHN FLOYER in the dedication to A Treatise of the Asthma, 1698

Potter’s Asthma Cure

Is There A Link Between Asthma and Autism?

Autism and autism spectrum disorder involve impairments in communication and social interaction and are thought to result from abnormal brain development. This type of abnormal brain development is most likely due to a combination of genetic and environmental factors. The rate of autism diagnosis has increased significantly since 1980, as has the diagnosis of asthma. [...]

Asthma Advance: How Immune Pathways Contribute to Asthma

How Immune Pathways Contribute to Asthma, a video by The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

Severe Asthma? Our industry is working to help you

Dust Mites a factor for Development of Asthma in Children

House Dust Mite In 1989 a group of doctors did a study which was published in the New England Journal of Medicine in 1990. It involved 67 children from Poole, England, they found that in addition to genetic factors, exposure in early childhood to house-dust mite allergens is an important factor in the [...]

Are Mold, Dust and Pollen affecting your children at School?

Dr. Summit Shah did an interview a number of years back about it. These irritants can affect asthma. It’s been estimated that about one out of every ten school-aged children has asthma, and more than 10 million school days are missed each year due to this condition.