Brenda Vanta

Brenda Vanta, Author at New Life Outlook

About Brenda

Brindusa (Brenda) Vanta is an alternative health care doctor, author and medical writer. She has written for the Livestrong, South Asian Health Chronicle, Oakville Massage Community and Information Network, and she focuses on nutrition and homeopathy. She received her MD degree from Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine, Romania, and her HD diploma from Ontario College of Homeopathic Medicine.

Brenda's Work

Asthma and Air Pollution

Air Pollution Can Directly Impact Asthma Symptoms

If you or your child is diagnosed with asthma, be aware of the link between asthma and air pollution so you can learn how to avoid asthma triggers.
by Brenda Vanta on May 20, 2015
Asthma and Dust Mites

How Dust Mites Can Affect Your Asthma

Dust mites can have a significant impact on your symptoms. Learn more about asthma and dust mites, and how you can limit your exposure to them.
by Brenda Vanta on May 12, 2015
Useful Asthma Apps

Improve Your Asthma Management With These Smartphone Apps

Studies have found that asthma apps can improve medication adherence, understanding of the condition and self care, and enhance child-parent communication.
by Brenda Vanta on April 29, 2015
Asthma and Eczema

Making the Connection Between Asthma and Eczema

For a long time, doctors have been aware of the link between asthma and eczema, without understanding the exact reason.
by Brenda Vanta on April 2, 2015
How to Treat an Asthma Attack

Knowing How to React During an Asthma Attack Could Save a Life

Wondering how to treat an asthma attack? Here you can find some general guidelines recommended by doctors.
by Brenda Vanta on February 10, 2015

The Undeniable Benefits of Keeping an Asthma Journal

There are many benefits to keeping an asthma journal, mainly in the ways it helps to relieve stress by writing out negative emotions and tracking symptoms.
by Brenda Vanta on January 28, 2015
Asthma and Pregnancy

What You Need to Know About Coping With Asthma During Pregnancy

About one third of pregnant women will have improved symptoms, one will be stable during pregnancy, and the remaining may suffer aggravation of asthma.
by Brenda Vanta on December 19, 2014
Cold and Flu Prevention

Asthma and the Importance of Flu Prevention

What can you do to prevent getting sick or minimize the symptoms in case you catch that cold or flu? Consider the following tips.
by Brenda Vanta on December 3, 2014
Signs of Asthma

Recognize the Symptoms and Signs of Asthma for Proper Treatment

Understanding the signs of asthma experienced by you or your child is crucial, as attacks are life threatening and require medical care as soon as possible.
by Brenda Vanta on November 18, 2014
Asthma and Research Involvement

Lesser Known Ways to Get Involved in Clinical Asthma Research

Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with asthma? Would you like to get involved in research studies without testing a new procedure or experimental drug?
by Brenda Vanta on August 12, 2014