Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Asthma Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Asthma from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21 16-year-olds should get more than 8 hours of shuteye a night to help avoid obesity, research says Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Number of Young Non-Smokers Who Tried E-Cigs Tripled in 2 Years CDC report also finds that teens who used the devices were more likely to say they would try smoking Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Start School Later for Older Kids, Pediatricians Urge Opening bell should be no earlier than 8:30, says Academy of Pediatrics Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 What Parents Need to Know About Sports Participation Carefully assess the school's athletic program, expert advises Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Air in U.S. Cities Getting Cleaner, EPA Says Levels of many toxins, pollutants have been lowered since 1990, according to the agency Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 New Drug May Fight Serious Respiratory Virus in Infants RSV leading cause of hospitalization among infants, researchers note Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Fewer U.S. Teens Using Sunscreen, Study Finds Warnings about sun exposure and skin cancer aren't getting through, experts say Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids Cause seems related to inflammation of the arteries, researchers say Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Seals, Sea Lions Helped Global Spread of TB, Study Finds Research on origins of tuberculosis may shed light on how other viruses are transmitted between species Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Hospital Discharge a Key Time to Help Smokers Quit New study finds that follow-up monitoring and care is crucial Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 When Your Child Asks for Contact Lenses Consider kid's maturity level before giving your answer, FDA says Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk Chronic bronchitis, emphysema and pneumonia linked to risk in study, but not asthma, tuberculosis Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Worker Layoffs Tied to Rise in Teen Suicides, Study Finds Effect was most prominent among girls and black teens Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Tough Laws Continue to Target Tobacco Sales to Minors Everyone in a community must work together to stop illegal sales, U.S. health official says Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Donor-Lung Preservation Device Approved Technology may lead to more transplants, FDA says Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:46:00 -0400