Home > Medical > Asthma > News News All sections in Asthma » Asthma Basics » Asthma News » Asthma Overview » Asthma and Children » Asthma and Exercise » Asthma Treatment » FAQs » Health Tips » Manage Your Asthma » How Severe is your Asthma » Living with Asthma » My Asthma Story Learn how to manage your asthma this International Asthma Day World Asthma Day celebrated today (5 May) sheds light on treatment and implementing it, as many patients don't always have access to potential life-saving care. Is that mould in your home toxic? ‘Toxic mould’ has, on a number of occasions, been the subject of chain mails and internet hoaxes. Plus, it’s been blamed for a couple of deaths. But how dangerous is mould really? Smokers risk fathering asthmatic kids Fathers who smoke before conception may increase their child's risk of developing asthma. Test Is your asthma under control? » Like Health24 on Facebook » Celebrities with asthma World's Most Famous TB Patients Animal fur may lower asthma risk Contact with natural microbes from animal fur may offer protection and lower the risk of asthma in babies. Older women with asthma more likely to die The asthma death rate among women age 65 years and older is nearly four times higher than in other groups of people, although their asthma rates aren't higher. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Is your baby dehydrated? How to tell. Taking charge of your health Man, take care of your health!