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#Breathing

# breathing - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Traffic pollution causing 1,700 new cases of asthma in Ireland every year

It means 150 in every 100,000 children here are diagnosed with asthma as a result of traffic pollution.

# breathing - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Children born today will die 20 months sooner than expected because of air pollution

The new research shows that air pollution now rivals smoking as a fact in life expectancy reduction.

# breathing - Thursday 25 May, 2017

From The42 Breathing easy: Using your lungs correctly helps unlock your fitness potential Column

Breathing easy: Using your lungs correctly helps unlock your fitness potential

Learning how to breathe fully and effectively is an undervalued practice, writes Sarah Cremen.

# breathing - Friday 11 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 things that will only make sense if you grew up with asthma Just Breathe

13 things that will only make sense if you grew up with asthma

It ain’t easy being wheezy.

# breathing - Monday 24 March, 2014

TB hasn't gone away - it's a silent killer

The disease affects 9 million people around the world every year.

# breathing - Monday 21 October, 2013

Patient group launched for people with severe respiratory disease

COPD is a lung condition that makes it hard for sufferers to breathe due to obstruction of the airways.

# breathing - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

50 asthma deaths a year 'is too high'

The Asthma Society of Ireland is urging people to learn about how to handle an asthma emergency.

# breathing - Monday 26 September, 2011

Light alcohol consumption could help reduce asthma risk, says study

Meanwhile, a separate study says that a woman’s occupation during pregnancy can increase the child’s likelihood of developing asthma.