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Asthma Patients: Danger Lurks in Fatty Meals

Posted on May 27, 2010 in Health & Wellness

Heavy, High-Fat Meals Inflame the Airways in People With Asthma, Study Finds By Bill Hendrick WebMD Health NewsReviewed by Laura J. Martin, MDMay 17, 2010 — People who have asthma should avoid heavy, high-fat meals because it can inflame their airways, a new study says. Such meals appear to inhibit relief provided by the common asthma medication Ventolin, generically known as albuterol, Australian researchers report. They recruited 40 people with asthma. Some received a high-fat, high-calorie meal of fast food hamburgers and hash browns containing about 1,000 calories, 52% of which was...

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