Allergic Asthma
Krystina Ostermeyer
Krystina Ostermeyer
December 4, 2018
According to the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, allergic asthma is the most common form of asthma. Learn more about this type of asthma here.

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Exercise-Induced Asthma

Strategies to Help Prevent Exercise-Induced Asthma

Exercise-induced asthma occurs for several reasons; most episodes will begin within five to twenty minutes of beginning exercise.
70 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu and Krystina Ostermeyer on September 17, 2018
Asthma Attack No Inhaler

What to Do if You Have an Asthma Attack Without Your Rescue Inhaler

I do my best to ensure I have my rescue inhaler with me at all times so it's generally within reach. However, we all know that things happen.
76 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on November 14, 2016
Asthma Emergency

Know When and How to Act in an Asthma Emergency

One of the most difficult aspects of asthma management is knowing when to reach out for help. So how do you know if you're having an asthma emergency?
101 found this helpful by Anglea Finlay on March 8, 2016
Asthma and Secondhand Smoke

Understanding the Danger of Exposure to Secondhand Smoke

It may seem like a simple annoyance, but secondhand smoke is a very real danger to asthmatics. Learn more about asthma and secondhand smoke here.
100 found this helpful by Anglea Finlay on September 22, 2015
What to Do During an Asthma Attack

What to Do During an Asthma Attack

One major issue asthmatics face is the confusion surrounding what qualifies as an emergency, and what to do during an asthma attack.
255 found this helpful by Anglea Finlay on July 14, 2015
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.
61 found this helpful 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.
59 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on May 12, 2015
Asthma-Related Depression

Recognizing and Combating Asthma-Related Depression

A very real risk for people with chronic medical conditions, is depression. There is much debate regarding which comes first with asthma-related depression.
253 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on March 3, 2015
Asthma Inhaler Side Effects

Asthma Inhalers and How They Affect Growth Patterns

There has been a lot of recent interest in possible asthma inhaler side effects, especially for children.
248 found this helpful by Anglea Finlay on December 16, 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.
87 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on December 3, 2014