Tag Archives: adults

Blown up in smoke: Young adults who vape at greater risk of COVID symptoms

COVID-19 has swept across the globe, infecting millions and resulting in hundreds of thousands of deaths. Substantial resources have been invested into understanding individual vulnerability in order to protect those at greatest risk. Age is the most often cited risk factor; 75% of US deaths have been in people over the age of 65, while… Read More »

Medical News Today: Older adults who drink tea are less likely to be depressed

Previous research has suggested that there is a link between depression and tea drinking. Now, a new study is investigating this relationship further. Depression is common among older adults, with 7% of those over the age of 60 years reporting “major depressive disorder.” Accordingly, research is underway to identify possible causes, which include genetic predisposition,… Read More »

Can asthma develop in adults

Once you’ve got your own personalised written asthma action plan, you can take it to each appointment so it’s always up-to-date. That would be the holy grail of allergy. Stopping inhaled steroids can asthma develop in adults potentially be more dangerous to your health than the risk of pneumonia. He or she will also ask… Read More »