Wood Smoke and Asthma: Reduce Smoke

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Smoke from wood stoves and fireplaces can make you sick. Smoke has tiny particles that can get in your lungs. People that cough and wheeze should stay away from wood smoke. Our old stove used to smoke a lot. When my sister was born, we got a new wood stove. I like having a warm […]



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 […]



Best Car Air Purifiers for Severe Allergies, Asthma, & Eczema (HEPA, VOC, PM2.5) | Ep.232

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Jeffrey Lin here to talk about car air purifiers on this episode of Sick Gear! Regular car air filter just isn’t enough and last year I learned about the Tesla bio weapons defense mode the net effect of the air filtration system is that you have air cleanliness levels which are comparable to a hospital […]


Asthma Myth Quiz with Asthma & Allergy Center

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the following portion of daytime Blue Ridge is sponsored by [Music] it is springtime which means many of you might be experiencing those pesky allergy symptoms and are probably desperate for help yes that’s why we have practicing allergist dr. saju a pin from the asthma and allergy center here to help answer a few […]


Breathing Exercises for COPD, Asthma, Bronchitis & Emphysema – Ask Doctor Jo

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hey everybody it’s Doctor Jo, and today I’m going to show you some breathing exercises that may help with things like COPD, asthma, emphysema, and even bronchitis. so let’s get started. for the breathing exercises, one of the great training tools is using inspiratory muscle training. and this is really great for things like COPD […]


Asthma how-to: How to use a twisthaler
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September

Asthma how-to: How to use a twisthaler

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Medicine can get deep into the lungs through a dry powdered inhaler or DPI for short. Here’s how older kids and teens can use a DPI. Unlike other inhalers, which deliver a puff of medicine, these inhalers hold the medicine as a dry powder. Since the medicine sits inside as a powder, you have to […]


Understanding Asthma Triggers and How to Avoid Them – Henrico Doctors’ Hospital
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September

Understanding Asthma Triggers and How to Avoid Them – Henrico Doctors’ Hospital

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What’s wrong? Why are you inside on a day like this? It’s my neighbor! Even though we both have asthma, she’s outside running around and I feel miserable; what’s her secret? Are your airways under attack? You’re not alone; more than 26 million Americans suffer from asthma! And sneezing season is filled with triggers that […]