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 Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Too Much Facebook, Twitter Tied to Poor Mental Health in Teens Study found those on social media sites more than 2 hours a day were more likely to have problems Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Smog Threatens Visitors to U.S. National Parks: Report Investigators found unhealthy ozone levels, haze plague many natural sanctuaries Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Do Sporty Teen Girls Live Longer, Healthier Lives? Exercise from 13 to 19 cut odds for early death from cancer and all causes, researchers say Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Too Few U.S. Teens Getting HPV Vaccine: CDC 4 out of 10 girls, 6 out of 10 boys haven't started series that helps prevent some cancers, survey finds Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Many Young Cancer Patients Unaware of Fertility Preservation Options Almost 1 in 3 weren't told cancer treatment might affect ability to have a baby later Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study Experts want greater regulation of these nicotine-containing products Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Transgender Youth Don't Have Hormone Abnormalities Levels generally match those of gender assigned at birth, study finds Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains Study suggests music instruction can help students do better in school Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 New Gene Test Speeds Diagnosis of Stomach Bug That Strikes Kids Enterovirus D68 sickened more than 1,000 U.S. children last year, 14 deaths reported Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests Having access to legal source of pot was linked to greater addiction risk than buying drug illegally Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 'Bath Salts' Not Widespread in U.S. High Schools, Survey Finds But nearly one in five teens who tried the stimulants are regular users Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:00:00 -0400 U.S. Health Officials Examine Pot-Linked Death in Colorado Experts aren't clear on cause, but undiagnosed mental illness might have played a part Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Cell Damage Occurs When People Have CT Scans: Study But whether this could trigger cancer or other health issues remains unclear, experts say Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds But, research also notes more teens are trying marijuana Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400