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 1 in 4 U.S. Kids Underestimate Their Weight, Study Finds Kids and parents need education about healthy weight and healthful lifestyles, experts say Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Teen 'Growing Pains' May Persist For Years Left untreated, knee discomfort can become chronic, researchers caution Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 J&J Pulls Hysterectomy Tool Tied to Cancer Risk From Market Controversial device had been used for minimally invasive hysterectomies, uterine fibroid removal Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Even Thinking an Odor is Harmful May Spur Asthma Symptoms Study finds people's negative expectations can play a role in flare-ups Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Annual COPD Costs To Hit $49 Billion by 2020: CDC Each year, almost 135,000 die from smoking-related chronic lung disease, experts say Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Dieting at Young Age Often Backfires, Study Says Researchers find later risk for obesity, alcohol abuse and eating disorders Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0400 It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says Get an eye exam and a valid prescription to help prevent eye damage, experts caution Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery Close monitoring enough for most of these patients, study says Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Testicular Cancer Up Sharply Among Young Hispanics, Study Finds More research is needed to understand why, authors say Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids No guarantee that devices won't increase chances of spreading cancer to other parts of a woman's body, experts say Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion Those with light or noise sensitivities post-injury seem to be more affected, study found Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC Nearly three-quarters of 12- to 15-year-olds spend 2 or more hours a day watching TV or on computer Wed, 9 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 1 in 6 Teens Treated in ER Has History of Dating Violence: Study Both males and females affected; risk goes up with drug and alcohol abuse, researchers say Tue, 8 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Teens Drawn to Heavily Advertised Alcohol Brands: Study Though ads are in compliance with law, researchers say findings suggest current regulations aren't enough Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Obesity May Raise Risk of COPD Study found those with largest waist sizes more likely to develop lung disease Mon, 7 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400