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Vitamin May Cut Asthma Airway Inflammation

Asthma patients taking a kind of vitamin E called gamma tocopherol had less inflammation of the airways, research finds. The study points to a new way to control asthma's chronic symptoms. The shortness of breath that the nearly 26 million Americans who suffer from asthma experience is usually the result of inflammation of the airways. People with asthma typically use albuterol for acute attacks and inhaled steroids to limit chronic inflammation.
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