The importance of inhaler choice in COPD management
18
October

The importance of inhaler choice in COPD management

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

The correct choice of the inhaler is overall important. There must be a good matching and relationship between the inhaler and the patient. They have to go together. It’s most important to train the patient, to bring the device to the patient and to train the patient, and then it’s also important or much more […]


Childhood Asthma: Two Families Share their Stories
09
October

Childhood Asthma: Two Families Share their Stories

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

“It’s alright bubba, it’s alright… …I’m just getting you breathing.” “It’s ok buddy.” 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 to me the only option left is to put breathing tubes down. And they actually asked me […]


Dancing Doctor | The Inhaler Song #InhalerBlues

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

Hello did you get to the asthma clinic on time? yes mum! get the doctor to show you how to use your inhaler oh I think it’s my turn now One Two Three Four Five Inhalers are important, Let me tell you why Whether you’re a nurse or doctor, especially a patient Inhalers save lives […]


Treating asthma
28
August

Treating asthma

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

How does a specialist treat asthma and what should a patient expect? The goals and treatment of asthma are to reduce that inflammation that’s causing damage. So, some people who have very mild asthma, we don’t worry as much and just give them an inhaler to help with the symptoms, of getting the air in […]


Scleroderma: Grazia’s story, Italy
24
August

Scleroderma: Grazia’s story, Italy

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

I noticed my hands became blue and a friend of mine who is a doctor advised me to make a check up I discovered I had Scleroderma The first question I asked the Doctor was; I have two children – how long shall I live? She told me Scleroderma is not a disease with a […]