As the calendar creeps towards 2017, it's time to reflect on all that has been learned in medicine over the past 12 months. The focus today is asthma, an affliction thats prevalence seems to grow right alongside mankind's wealth of knowledge about what causes it and how it can be treated.
The year brought a welcome glut of asthma news, from promising new treatments to alarming new trends and downright bizarre observations. Smoking teens, rogue genes, and mashed-up hookworms are among the many diverse, fascinating, and important developments from
2016. Read on for the full collection, and keep in tune with asthma drug approvals, studies, and findings in the asthma condition center.