What Is Asthma?
Asthma is a chronic disease of the airways. It makes breathing difficult. There is inflammation of the air passages that result in a temporary narrowing of the airways leading to wheezing, shortness of breath,
Children exposed to passive smoking continue to suffer in terms of health, says a new study. Results showed that 53 percent of children exposed to passive smoking were likely to make three or more visits to a physician or
Asthma is one of the least misunderstood diseases. Most patients aren’t even diagnosed or treated. According to doctors, only 10-15 % of parents, whose children have asthma, follow instructions properly.
“About 85 to 90 per
What can I do to prevent an Asthma attack?
There are few strategies to follow:
1. Limit your exposure to allergens. The following measures would lessen asthma attacks
Avoid pets with fur or feathers in the house or
What are the tests available for Asthma? How can Asthma be diagnosed?
Asthma is diagnosed based on the patient's medical history, physical examination and laboratory test results. Your doctor will take a detailed medical