Asthma Overview

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              The Asthma is a condition in which a person's airways become inflamed, narrow and produce larger amounts of mucosa than normal, which makes breathing difficult.
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              The causes of asthma are: #Air Pollution #Smoking #Household chemicals #Genetic #Fatty food #Dust #Pets #Bacteria and viruses
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              The symptoms of asthma are: $Frequently coughing $Feeling tired $Allergies $Wheezing $Shortness of breath $Trouble while sleeping $Chest pain $Common cold
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              The asthma tartments are: +Inhaled corticosteroids +Leukotriene modifiers +Long-acting beta agonists +Combination inhalers +Theophylline
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              Prevention: 1.Follow your asthma action plan 2.Get vaccinated for influenza and pneumonia 3.Identify and avoid asthma triggers 4.Monitor your breathing 5.Identify and treat attacks early 6.Take your medication as prescribed 7.Pay attention to increasing quick-relief inhaler use