Gee, wheeze! – How can we control asthma?

You know it’s haze season when your nose takes a whiff of that acrid, burnt smell in the air. Our lungs inhale the polluted air full of burnt particles and it’s all about sniffling noses, itchy eyes, and worse, the d...
Living with allergies and asthma

Living with allergies and asthma

More and more children seem to be suffering from asthma and allergies as time goes by. Does this mean that all our children need to live within a sanitised bubble? Priya Kulasagaran talks to medical practitioners to get ...
Out of breath!

Out of Breath!

Your child’s inability to breathe properly and the wheezing sound you hear when they exhale could be signs of childhood asthma. Here’s what you need to know about the chronic disease. The respiratory system is essent...
Breathe easy

Breathe easy

Breathe easy Powered by Apple’s ResearchKit, a team at Icahn School of Medicine (US) have developed an app that not only helps those with asthma to learn more about condition but also collects valuable data for medical...