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Rock Doc: What antibiotics might be doing to us
July 15, 2014

By E. Kirsten Peters, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

peters-e-k-2010-80PULLMAN, Wash. – It’s astonishing to think about, but when my grandfather was born one in five children didn’t live to see their fifth birthday, in large part due to endemic and epidemic diseases. Today that’s all changed.

Community engagement project targets asthma
February 7, 2014

postma-80TACOMA, Wash. – Patient-centered research to improve the quality of life for those affected by asthma is one of five Washington state projects to receive funding recently from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, or PCORI.

WSU news
October 31, 2008

Sign up for asthma research by Nov. 21

If you have asthma, you could earn up to $300 by participating in an asthma/exercise study for WSU’s Health & Wellness Services and National Aquatic & Sports Medicine Institute.
The study, which begins in January, needs 170 people between 18-40 years old with medically diagnosed asthma. Sign up for a screening appointment by Nov. 21 ONLINE @ www.hws.wsu.edu.

 

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Research project looking for people with asthma
October 20, 2008

PULLMAN — WSU Health & Wellness Services and the National Aquatic & Sports Medicine Institute are looking for 170 individuals with asthma to participate in an asthma and exercise study.

 

Potential participants must be between 18-40 years old and have medically diagnosed asthma. Upon completion, participants may receive up to $300. Although the study begins in January, individuals interested in participating should sign up for a screening appointment at Health & Wellness Services by Nov. 21. Screening appointments can be scheduled by visiting www.hws.wsu.edu.

 

“Research shows that exercise can be beneficial for people with asthma; however, it can also stimulate an … » More …