Saharan dust can exacerbate the symptoms of those with respiratory problems.
"He had underlying medical conditions they were aware of," Jamel Floyd's mother, Donna Mays, said Thursday.
Researchers at the University of Bonn found that mice switched to a keto diet showed significantly reduced inflammation of the respiratory tract.
There is limited data about how exactly COVID-19 may affect asthma sufferers but the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America advises taking extra precautions.
"Vaping is often quoted as being less harmful than smoking. But less harmful isn't the same as safe," Dr. Deirdre Gilpin of the School of Pharmacy at Queen's University Belfast told Newsweek.
His doctors say "we consider e-cigarettes as 'much safer than tobacco' at our peril'."
A research study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that some underutilized asthma treatments may be more effective for African American children, the demographic most likely to have the disease.
Scientists exposed mice to e-cigarette vapor to study the effects on their lungs.
Scientists warned efforts to tackle air pollution that have saved the lives of Americans are under threat from Trump administration policies.
The robot is bizarre to watch and reveals how crawling babies are exposed to horrifying levels of filth.
Erica Garner gave birth to her second child in August 2017. It was during that pregnancy that doctors informed her of a heart condition.
New research suggests that increased exposure to certain industrial cleaning products may compromise lung health and increase risk of developing COPD.
Over-eating sausages and ham could lead to chest tightness and shortness of breath.
The findings don't prove that puppies prevent asthma, but they suggest expectant parents may not need to give away the family pet
Another study indicates the hygiene hypothesis may be true.
As America asks questions about police brutality, a report shows LA police left an asthmatic suspect on the floor, ignoring please for help before he died
Scientists are trying out new electronic devices to treat asthma, diabetes and gastric problems