Asthma UK bonfire night WARNING: Charity alerts public to ‘potentially fatal’ attacks
15
October

Asthma UK bonfire night WARNING: Charity alerts public to ‘potentially fatal’ attacks

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Asthma UK bonfire night WARNING: Charity alerts public to ‘potentially fatal’ attacks Smoke fumes from fireworks and burning wood from bonfires can linger in the air, according to the charity. It creates air pollution in the immediate area, and could instigate attacks. Two-thirds of patients said bad air quality made their symptoms worse – the […]


Michelle’s Asthma Story: The Burden of Childhood Asthma

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“It’s alright bubba, it’s alright.” “I’m just getting you breathing.” “It’s ok, baby.” We have watched him go down in front of emergency doctors at the hospital, and deteriorate. He has gone to the point where they said the only option left is to put breathing tubes down. And they actually asked me to leave […]



Asthma Treatment Gives Back Quality of Life
25
August

Asthma Treatment Gives Back Quality of Life

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

[ Silence ]>>So asthma is a disease that is characterized by airway inflammation and bronchiole constriction or bronchiole reactivity. So, these patients have inflammatory cells in the breathing tubes and have muscles underneath the surface of their breathing tubes that get bigger and bigger, and they start constricting and causes trouble with air flowing out […]