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How to Control Mold, Avoid Allergies

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by Drugs.com

FRIDAY, Feb. 17, 2017 – Mold can grow almost anywhere. But limiting moisture can help prevent it from developing indoors and causing health problems, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. If mold develops it must be removed, because it can cause allergic reactions, asthma and other breathing problems. Use water and detergent to remove mold from surfaces and dry affected areas ...

Scented Rooms, Products? Many Health-Conscious Americans Say 'No Thanks'

Posted 2 Nov 2016 by Drugs.com

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 2, 2016 – Lavender, lemon or lilac: Whatever the artificial aroma, more Americans are avoiding scented spaces and products, a new survey shows. Fragranced products such as soaps, candles and air fresheners cause more than one-third of U.S. adults to suffer ill health effects, including headaches, dizziness and breathing difficulties, researchers said. Surveying a nationally ...

Clean Pools Can Still Pose Health Hazards

Posted 2 Jun 2016 by Drugs.com

THURSDAY, June 2, 2016 – Nothing seems better on a hot day than hopping into a cool swimming pool. But, new research might prompt you to shower first and make sure your kids don't pee in the water. Researchers from the University of South Carolina report that the disinfectants used to keep pools clean can create dangerous disinfection byproducts (DBPs) when combined with sweat, personal care ...

'Green' Public Housing May Help Families Breathe Easier

Posted 20 Oct 2015 by Drugs.com

TUESDAY, Oct. 20, 2015 – Low-income families living in "green" public housing may have fewer problems with asthma and other respiratory conditions, a new study finds. Researchers found that children living in Boston's newer, greener public housing had fewer asthma attacks, hospital visits and missed school days, compared with their peers in standard public housing. Adults, meanwhile, were less ...

City Grime Releases Pollutant When Exposed to Sunlight: Study

Posted 17 Aug 2015 by Drugs.com

MONDAY, Aug. 17, 2015 – Sunlight causes grime on city buildings, statues and other outdoor surfaces to release chemicals that create smog, according to a new study. City grime is a mixture of thousands of chemicals – including nitrogen oxides – emitted into the air by vehicles, factories and other sources. It had been believed that nitrogen oxides become inactive when they are trapped in grime ...

Smog Threatens Visitors to U.S. National Parks: Report

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by Drugs.com

FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 – Air pollution afflicts many national parks across the United States, a new study suggests. Air quality in some of the parks is as bad or worse than in some major cities because of pollution from sources such as coal-fired power stations, the National Parks Conservation Association says in a new report. "Our parks remain under threat from air pollution, harming visitors' ...

FDA Approves Tris Pharma's New Drug Application for Karbinal ER

Posted 3 Apr 2013 by Drugs.com

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Tris Pharma, a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative drug delivery technologies, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its New Drug Application (NDA) for Karbinal ER (carbinoxamine maleate) Extended-release Oral Suspension 4mg/5mL, the first sustained-release histamine ...

MEDA Announces Dymista Approved by the FDA

Posted 2 May 2012 by Drugs.com

Göteborg, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2012 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Dymista, a new patented product for treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR). In several clinical studies, Dymista has consistently showed a rapid and more complete symptom relief than standard treatment. "Allergic rhinitis is an increasing problem. Many patients have severe symptoms ...

Meda Receives FDA Approval of New Astepro (azelastine HCl) Nasal Spray 0.15%, the First and Only Once-Daily Nasal Antihistamine

Posted 2 Dec 2009 by Drugs.com

SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ – Meda Pharmaceuticals Inc. today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Astepro (azelastine HCl) Nasal Spray 0.15%, for the treatment of the symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis (SAR and PAR). New Astepro Nasal Spray 0.15% is the first nasal antihistamine to offer convenient once-daily dosing for patients who ...

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