June 30, 2010 RSS feed / Health

Black Lung Alliance to meet

The Tri-State Black Lung Alliance will meet Thursday, July 8, at Pikeville Senior Citizens, 134 Banks St., Pikeville. The meeting will begin at noon. More...

More cystic fibrosis patients are now living into adulthood

WASHINGTON   Doctors always said allergies and asthma were behind Laura Mentch’s repeated lung and sinus infections. More...

Asthma drugs

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I started treatment for asthma for the first time at age 80. At first I took prednisone and albuterol. Then I had a Pulmicort inhaler. Now I am on Symbicort. More...

Test could predict menopause

LONDON   Doctors could one day use a blood test to predict decades in advance when women will go into menopause, scientists say. More...