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Asthma: An Ongoing Problem for Millions-By Penny Stump

There is nothing pleasant about an asthma attack. Anyone that suffers with asthma knows how serious these attacks can get. Millions of people around the world suffer from asthma. The causes can range from allergies to reasons unknown. Often there will be something that can cause asthma to get worse. People with asthma will often avoid certain things so they …

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Can Dust Mites Worsen Your Asthma

This article is a continuation follow-up of the series of articles on Avoiding Your Asthma Triggers. Dust mite is a tiny creature that grow or develop well and vigorously in the dust of your home feeding on your dead skin flakes found on mattresses, pillows, carpets, and upholstered furniture. Dust mite droppings and pieces of dead dust mites can trigger the allergic cascade (meaning, …

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Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS)

This article is a continuation follow-up of the series of articles on Avoiding Your Asthma Triggers. Environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) or secondhand smoke is a mixture of both the smoke given off from a burning cigarette and exhaled from the lungs of a smoker. Tobacco smoke is known to have more than four thousand chemicals many of which are known poisons …

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Pregnancy Asthma & After Delivery Tips

This article is a previous continuation from Pregnancy Asthma. As mentioned in the above previous article, very few women who have asthma during pregnancy have difficulty with asthma symptoms or asthma attacks during labor and delivery. But just in case, it’s a good idea to have an up-to-date Asthma Action Plan to guide you and your medical healthcare providers, so that fast action can be taken. It’s also essential …

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Controlling Your Child’s Asthma

 Asthma is the commonest childhood illness, affecting many children globally. And statistically, for many children asthma is a chronic illness, causing asthma symptoms that come and go throughout the year, leading to frequent asthma attacks, poor sleep, missed school days, emergency visits to a doctor  and even hospitalizations. With good guidance long term asthma treatment, many of these children can have …

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Asthma Controller And Rescue Medicines

– continuation from previous article http://whatasthmais.com/treat-asthma-medications/   Asthma Controller Medicines Asthma controller medicines assists in preventing asthma symptoms when taken daily as prescribed. These preventive asthma medicines include several different types. Each works in it’s special ways, and some are more suitable for certain levels of asthma severity.Check out the more suitable one below:- Inhaled Steroids Inhaled steroids, also known as …

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Treating Asthma In Children-Rescue or Reliever Medicines

Children with mild irregular asthma do not have symptoms always so, generally do not need to be on daily asthma control medications. But, every children with asthma may need occasional asthma rescue medications to treat asthma attacks,when occasional periods of asthma symptoms, often triggered by a viral infection, exposure to an allergen or exposure to an irritant. For fast relief of asthma symptoms, …

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Asthma Symptoms In Children

 Asthma in children are a common condition which affects many globally. Asthma can vary from child to child, for example many children have mild asthma symptoms for most of the time whereas some usually have more troublesome symptoms. Childhood asthma and adult asthma have the same underlying cause — inflammation of the airways. This inflammation makes the airways overly sensitive, …

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Know About Asthma in Children

Asthmatic children encounter a lot of difficulties and parents also face a lot of obstacles as they try to make their children come to terms with their asthma condition. A pediatrician is the best person to guide you during this time and he can give you some simple tips to help your child understand and cope with the condition and …

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Three Steps To Helping Your Asthmatic Child

Initially the most essential step to take is to decide to take charge of your child’s asthma. Parents of asthmatic children suffer a range of contradictory feelings. Are you giving them the best treatment, or is there something you have not thought of or are unaware of? Then there are the doubts about being over or under protective. If they …

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Asthma Symptom In Children

In the world today, air pollution is increasing day by day, affecting children with asthma which is almost to epidemic proportions. There are different ways to treat asthma in children and most of them pose some unique challenges. Even though asthma has become common in children, it is still not often treated correctly. If asthma is not handled correctly, it …

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Infants With Asthma-Know Easy Answer

As parents with children you want them to be healthy, but more and more children are getting asthma these days. Babies with asthma are especially prone to developing this condition. However, asthma can be controlled, and in some cases your child may even outgrow their susceptibility. There are many things that you can teach your children to do which will …

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Symptoms of Childhood Asthma

 Asthma symptoms can be very difficult to detect because they are more-less similar to allergy and cold symptoms. This is also the reason why asthma in children is usually misdiagnosed. In this article you will be thought how to identify the symptoms of childhood asthma and also the treatment used for asthma today. What is Asthma? Asthma is an inflammation of the …

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Asthma in Children-What Parents Should Know

Asthma is a chronic disease affecting many people around the world and it can lead to death. According to National Heart Lung And Blood Institute, out of 22 million at any developed country about 27%(avg) of these people are children. Recently, the number of children who have asthma is growing. What triggers asthma in children and in adults are the …

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Is Exercise Induced Asthma A Different Form Of Asthma?

Initially, doctors thought that this was an entirely different form of asthma, but it is now known that it is common for asthmatic sufferers to have asthma attacks during exercise which happens only during or shortly after exercise occasionally. These people do have asthma that is triggered by the exercising, however the asthma is not caused by exercising. In other …

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Is It Asthma Or Allergies?

 Asthma and allergies are not identical. Nevertheless, they are somewhat connected because the same types of reactions. An allergy is an inflammatory reaction to a substance. Allergic reactions can involve nasal membranes as well as the skin, eyes, and even the mouth. Allergy symptoms will bring on itchy throats, stuffy noses, sneezing, red or irritated skin and burning or watery …

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Extrinsic and Intrinsic Causes of Asthma

What is the definition of asthma. Bronchial asthma is a usually reversible disease of the lungs This chronic and inflammatory disease involves the air passages in the lungs. Intermittent episodes of wheezing (bronchospasm) can be alleviated by therapy (bronchodilators, corticosteroids). However, sometimes the wheezing stops spontaneously without therapy. Asthma can be caused by extrinsic factors and internal factors as shown …

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Asthma In Children-Symptoms And Prevention

 Asthma in children is a disease that is throughout the globe. People from every age groups get affected by it. Researched studies indicate that asthma is hereditary in nature so there are greater chances of off-springs catching the disease if their parents have it. Also there are indications that anyone at any age and stage may catch asthma even if they may …

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Get Top Parental Guidelines For Treating Child Asthma

Referring to asthma in children, parents should take the most crucial part in prevention and control. Since your child still lacks the vital information that he/she needs in order to manage the condition effectively, you will be the one they will depend on to give them this information. As parents it is important that you know anything and everything about …

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