Pets and Asthma

Pet lovers of the world are often the biggest sufferers for diseases and don’t get treatment. It is an unfortunate fact that pets make asthma symptoms worse. It’s even more sad that cat and dog ‘dander’ is one of the biggest causes for reactionary symptoms in asthmatics. But here is the news, no matter how … Read more

Living with teenagers with Asthma

Teenagers with asthma are treated much the same as anyone else suffering from asthma, but because they are teenagers they are much more less likely to remember their medication. They should be reminded to take their medication even if they feel perfectly well all the time. The medication is there to make sure they do … Read more

Diagnosing Asthma

Asthma is no laughing matter and shouldn’t be taken lightly. But how is it diagnosed? Are you even sure you have it? In the past, youngsters and even older adults, who were more in tune with their body’s rhythms, could go on for years and never be correctly diagnosed. As the science gets better, we … Read more

Asthma Triggers

Asthma doesn’t just happen. For the most part, many people live with asthma, unbeknown to the world until something triggers a reaction. Often times they reach for a rescue inhaler, sometimes an attack comes on so fierce they’re forced into the triage unit of the emergency room of the nearest hospital. Knowing and avoiding your … Read more