Monthly Archive for: ‘August, 2013’

Bronchial Thermoplasty: The Newest Treatment for Asthma-By Edter

Today, the medical industry had developed another treatment modality for asthma. The bronchial thermoplasty was established to reduce the inflammation of the smooth muscles in the airway. This procedure is associated with the use of Alair system device. It is proven to be safe and effective for out-patient therapies. However, not every hospital has the privilege of performing this procedure. …

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How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler for Adults with Asthma-By Edter

Bronchial asthma in adults is common. It is one of the leading causes of mortality to people ages 35 and above. This condition affects the normal state of the airway due to constrictions. However, the most commonly prescribed medications for treating asthma are the inhaled respiratory treatments. This type of medication is known as metered dose inhaler or MDI. It …

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