NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2

Asthma

Enterovirus patient. (WBZ-TV)

Suspected Cases Of Enterovirus D68 In Conn., Rhode Island

The virus that has sickened thousands of kids and sent dozens to the hospital throughout the country has hit the Northeast.

09/15/2014

(Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

Asthma inhaler (WBZ-TV)

Asthma Misdiagnosis Sidelines Many Young Athletes

It’s estimated that about 5% of exercise-induced asthma cases are really a much easier condition to treat.

06/05/2014

wellapets

Boston Company Builds Gaming App For Children’s Health

A Boston company has developed a game designed to help kids with asthma, one of the most common chronic illnesses among children.

WBZ-TV–02/06/2014

File image (Credit: iStockphoto)

Asthma Misdiagnosed More Often Than You Would Think

It is estimated about 25 million Americans have been diagnosed with asthma. Many of them are being treated for a condition they don’t even have.

01/10/2014

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Fitchburg Student Dies After Asthma Attack

A middle school student from Fitchburg died last week after a severe asthma attack.

05/09/2011

schoolair1

I-Team: Dangerous Air Quality In Many Mass. Schools

The I-Team found poor indoor air quality in many Massachusetts schools is making it harder for children to learn.

10/28/2010

Tom Brady's Back Bay Car Crash

Are Today's Kids Too Clean?

Not long ago, peanut butter and jelly was a lunch room staple, now it’s banned from many schools because so many kids are allergic. The Centers for…

10/01/2010

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,027 other followers