Best way to prevent asthma attacks is to identify what affects your child.
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October

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , /


LATONYA: BEING EDUCATED ABOUT ASTHMA IS THE FIRST KEY IN HELPING YOUR CHILD DURING AN ASTHMA ATTACK. WDSU MEDICAL EDITOR DR. COREY HEBERT GOES OVER SOME TRIGGERS AND WAYS TO PREVENT AN EPISODE. TRAVERS: — TRAVERS: IF YOU’RE A CHILD HAS ASTHMA, YOU NEED TO DO A LOT TO HELP YOUR CHILD BE PREPARED WHEN ASTHMA ATTACK STRIKE. YOUR FIRST STEP IS TO GET EDUCATED ABOUT THE ALLERGENS AND IRRITANTS THAT CAN TRIGGER THE INFLAMMATION AND SWELLING OF AN ASTHMA ATTACK. ASTHMA IRRITANTS, PET DANDER, MOLD, POLLEN, SECONDHAND SMOKE, AIR POLLUTION, KOHL’S COME INTENSE EMOTION AND VIGOROUS THIS GOAL ACTIVITY. THE BEST WAY TO CUT ATTACK FREQUENCY IS IDENTIFIED WHAT AFFECTS YOUR CHILD. YOU CAN GET ALLERGY TESTED, IT IS EASY NOW. ANYTIME YOUR CHILD EXPERIENCES SYMPTOMS, RIGHT AT WHAT THEY WERE DOING, WHEN AND WHERE. SOON, YOU WILL SEE A PATTERN. YOU CAN CONTROL YOUR CHILD’S EXPOSURE TO TRIGGERS BY KEEPING THEM AWAY FROM WHAT BOTHERS THEM THE MOST. WHAT A CHILD IS FIVE OR OLDER, THEY CAN ACTIVELY THE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR THEIR OWN TRIGGERS, THAT AS CATS OR DOGS AND TRY TO AVOID THEM. ALL ADULTS, TEACHERS AND BABYSITTERS, SHOULD TRY TO HELP YOUR CHILD WATCH THESE TRIGGERS. SINCE IT IS ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE FOR CHILDREN TO STEVE — ESCAPE ALL OF THE TRIGGERS, IT IS IMPORTANT TO RECOGNIZE THE WARNING SIGNS OF A DEVELOPING ASTHMA ATTACK. SQUEEZING, THROAT TICKLING, SNEEZING, WATERY EYES, RESTLESSNESS, PALENESS, DARK UNDER EYE CIRCLES, CHEST TIGHTNESS OR COUGHING, UNEXPIRED FATIGUE, AND A HEADACHE AND ALSO ECZEMA FLAREUPS. IF YOU NOTICE THE SIDE, YOUR CHILD NEEDS TO USE A BETA-2 AGONIST TO PREVENT A FULL-BLOWN ATTACK. IN CASES OF SEVERE ATTACKS, THE RESCUE INHALER MAY NOT BE POWERFUL ENOUGH TO BE STORED EASY BREATHING. YOUR CHILD WILL NEED EMERGENCY TREATMENT CALL 911 IF YOUR CHILD IS READING A VERY FAST OR VERY SLOWLY. THEY CANNOT STOP COUGHING AND WHEEZING, OR IF THEIR FINGERNAILS OR LIPS TURN BLUE. ALTHOUGH IT IS BEST TO CATCH THE CRISIS BEFORE THAT POINT. ALSO, IF THE ASTHMA SYMPTOMS ARE MORE THAN TWO TIMES A WEEK, AND THEY ARE USING THAT RESCUE HAD A MORE THAN TWO TIMES A WEEK OR THEIR WAKING UP AT NIGHT WITH SYMPTOMS MORE THAN THREE TIMES A MONTH, THEN THE CHILD MUST BE ON A CONTROLLER MEDICINE EVERY DAY. SEE YOUR DOCTOR IMMEDIATELY TO


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