Navigation Links
People With Asthma More Likely to Be Depressed
Date:3/4/2010

researchers reviewed data from 186,738 adults who had participated in the U.S. National Health Interview Survey between 2001 and 2007. From this database, they discovered that the rate of asthma was 7 percent.

Among all of the study participants, the average prevalence of serious psychological distress was 3 percent, but in people with asthma, the rate of serious psychological distress was 7.5 percent, the researchers found.

Adults with asthma who had other chronic conditions, a history of smoking or alcohol use, and those with a lower socioeconomic background had a greater risk of having serious psychological distress, according to the study.

Oraka said that the study wasn't able to tease out whether asthma is a cause of serious psychological distress or whether asthma medications may make serious psychological distress more likely, or whether people with serious psychological distress may be more likely to have asthma or to report having asthma.

"This study found an association, but no causation," Oraka said.

Dr. Jennifer Appleyard, chief of allergy and immunology at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, said it was troubling to see that "the prevalence of anxiety or mental distress is higher in asthmatics than normal, and this is something we need to look for and try to prevent and address it."

She said the subject definitely warrants further study, and that she would like to see a study that assesses asthma more objectively. In the current study, asthma was identified by the study participants, who were asked if a doctor had ever told them they had asthma, and if they still had asthma.

But, "even if you have mild asthma, it's definitely an anxiety-provoking diagnosis," Appleyard added.

"As with any chronic disease, asthma needs to be managed carefully by the patients, and serious psychological distress can get in the way of people managing their own asthma," explained
'/>"/>

Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. People Still Trust Their Doctors Rather Than the Internet
2. Parkinsons disease makes it harder to figure out how other people feel
3. Lighthouse International Introduces a New, Customizable, Low-Vision Simulator That Shows How the World Looks to People Who Are Visually Impaired
4. Savor: Mindful Eating, Mindful Life -- The Definitive Guide to Changing the Way People Eat and Live
5. People with prediabetes not taking adequate precautions to avoid diabetes
6. Smoking significantly increases risk of aneurysm in people with certain genes
7. Gingrich Hosts The American Peoples Online Health Summit
8. Pelosi on Repealing Antitrust Exemption: Health Insurance Companies Will Now Be Playing on the Peoples Field
9. Visual Cues that Improve Walking for People with Movement Disorders - Study Shows Small Change in Arrangement Can Make a Big Difference in Improvement Gained
10. Board Certified Renal Specialist, Nina Kolbe, Publishes Second Edition of Kidney Health Gourmet: A Diet Guide and Kidney Friendly Recipes for People Not on Dialysis
11. Happy People More Likely to Try Something New
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/31/2014)... 31, 2014 MYMOBILEUNI (MMU) strategy ... social media marketing tools access to digital, resources, ... will utilize all tools to reach and collaborate ... our multiple learning channels. , MMU, today announced ... an authoring tool that applies social networking concepts ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... Recently, BambooIndustry.com, one of the most popular suppliers of ... of bamboo veneers . Additionally, it has deiced offer ... high quality products. The promotion will last from today until ... its top quality veneers are hot in the global market. ... bamboo veneers. All these items are made according to our ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... LabDoor.com tests the purity and label accuracy ... their website, “We buy products in the same fashion ... online sites. No manufacturer-supplied samples are permitted at LabDoor.” ... LabDoor,” a recent study was performed on twenty of ... United States for Vitamin D3 content, heavy metal contamination, ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... 01, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com, a reliable review ... and announces that FatCow, Arvixe and Hostgator are the ... plenty of ASP.NET hosting companies in the world, but ... complicated to run a reliable ASP.NET server than running ... skills. I firmly believe that FatCow, Arvixe and Hostgator ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... 01, 2014 UWDress.com, a renowned wedding ... a new range of elegant formal bridesmaid dresses ... promotion for its high quality special occasion outfits. All ... (up to 65% off). , Along with the ... free gifts. The company’s promotional formal bridesmaid outfits are ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:My Mobile University Announces Global Strategic Plan and Unveils New Android App to Enhance and Impact Lives World-Wide Through Education for All as Learning Platform 2Health News:My Mobile University Announces Global Strategic Plan and Unveils New Android App to Enhance and Impact Lives World-Wide Through Education for All as Learning Platform 3Health News:High Quality Bamboo Veneers from Bambooindustry.com Receive International Attention 2Health News:#1 Rank Awarded to NutriGold’s Vitamin D3 Gold Supplement for the "Best Value" in Vitamin D 2Health News:#1 Rank Awarded to NutriGold’s Vitamin D3 Gold Supplement for the "Best Value" in Vitamin D 3Health News:#1 Rank Awarded to NutriGold’s Vitamin D3 Gold Supplement for the "Best Value" in Vitamin D 4Health News:Best ASP.NET Hosting Award for August 2014 Released By Top10BestSEOHosting.com 2Health News:Elegant Formal Bridesmaid Dresses Today Unveiled By UWDress.com 2
... University of Wisconsin-Madison Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research ... Breast cancer patients who pray in online support groups can ... many cancer patients pray in online support groups to help ... we are aware of that examines the psychological effects of ...
... to alleviate symptoms of early-stage Parkinson's disease, and may ... manage the brain disorder,// researchers said., ,A neupro ... used to study its effects on 277 people in ... patch is designed to convey a drug called ...
... a customised personal digital assistant (PDA) to dramatically ... said Thursday. ,Instead of fumbling with ... speech impairments express their needs in such everyday ... attention from an archive of commonly-used phrases and ...
... regarded as a psychological disorder. Dr Sabine Nissan from Karolinska ... Sweden. ,The researchers found out that a third ... suffer from other metabolic disorders. The study points of that ... imbalance. The patients may often be overeating due to hormonal ...
... suggests a link between a particular gene named ApoE-4 ... Neurobiology of Aging, published the results of the research. ... in causing Alzheimer’s disease. ,This research now is ... the possibility that occurrence of herpes infection earlier in ...
... may have a greater risk of getting prostate cancer, according ... families of men diagnosed with prostate cancer with other men ... cancer were related. ,The Journal of the National ... the factors responsible for prostate cancer and having more daughters ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Online Prayers Helps Cancer Patients 2Health News:Excessive Male Hormones can Cause Bulimia in Women 2Health News:Herpes Simplex and Alzheimer’s Disease Linked to Single Gen 2Health News:Herpes Simplex and Alzheimer’s Disease Linked to Single Gen 3Health News:Herpes Simplex and Alzheimer’s Disease Linked to Single Gen 4Health News:Gender Of Children May Be Linked To Risk Of Prostate Cancer 2
(Date:8/29/2014)... CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... Opinion Leaders (KOLs) can be the difference between a ... struggle to effectively map and stratify KOL targets – ... to build the type of strong relationships upon which ... recent research, savvy pharma companies have identified internal inconsistencies ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... Ore. , Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... Accessory (Axilla) Strap for the SAM Junctional Tourniquet.  ... SAM Medical Products announced today ... voluntary recall to address a potential issue with ... used for the Axilla application of the SAM ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... MARLBOROUGH, Mass. , Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... ) prospective, multinational study on stent removability and ... strictures has been published in the August issue ... The multinational study 1 is being conducted ... removal of fully covered self-expanding metal stents (FCSEMS) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Implementing a Strategic Thought Leader Management & Engagement System 2SAM Medical Products Implements Voluntary Recall of its Accessory (Axilla) Strap for the SAM Junctional Tourniquet. 2Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 2Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 3Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 4
... COLUMBUS and ZANESVILLE, Ohio , May ... www.huntington.com ) has created a unique funding model to finance ... installation at one of the region,s largest health care providers, ... equipment finance deal will install a clinical information system ...
... YORK , May 12 Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is ... Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0196569/Ophthalmic-Therapeutic-Drugs-Technologies-and-Global-Markets.html , , ... , , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Huntington Financing Package Supports Major Regional Medical Center Electronic Medical Records Project 2Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 2Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 3Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 4Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 5Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 6Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 7Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 8Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 9Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 10Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 11Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 12Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 13Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 14Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 15Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 16Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 17Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 18Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 19Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 20Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 21Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 22Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 23Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 24Reportlinker Adds Ophthalmic Therapeutic Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets 25
Exactech's AcuMatch C-Series (cemented femoral stem) is designed to provide solutions to the problems which compromise both the short and long term successful outcome of cemented hip arthroplasty....
The link ribbed hip stem for cementless primary hip replacement surgery....
The cemented hip joint prosthesis system....
The Quatroloc primary hip system offers 35 primary stems to fit almost all femurs for primary hip arthroplasty....
Medicine Products: