Asthma – Carla A
11
October

Asthma – Carla A

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

(Music) Hi, my name is Carla, and I am a sufferer of asthma, although I feel now that I can say that that’s something that’s in my past. I did suffer quite severely with asthma. I carried my inhaler with me at all times. I would eat foods that would sometimes trigger the asthma. Then […]


Pneumonia Explained! Symptoms, Diagnosis, Labs, Treatment

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

well welcome to the MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about pneumonia which is a pretty big topic today pneumonia is very common so you do have to know about it and you do see it quite a bit in the inpatient setting and you also see it in the outpatient setting pneumonia globally affects […]


What is Asthma? (The Sound of Wheezing)
11
September

What is Asthma? (The Sound of Wheezing)

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

In a world of chronic lung diseases, there stands asthma, estimated to affect 235 million people worldwide. Hey what’s going on guys, this is SB, here to talk to you all about asthma—what it is, what the symptoms are, how you diagnose it, how to manage it. First off, if you have issues with my […]


What is Asthma? – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (2 of 4)
02
September

What is Asthma? – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (2 of 4)

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

>>ASTHMA IS A CHRONIC DISEASE OF THE LUNGS, AND IT CAN OCCUR AS EARLY AS SIX MONTHS. IT CAN OCCUR LATER IN LIFE AS WELL.>>NORMALLY, THE WAY YOUR LUNG FUNCTIONS IS THAT YOU HAVE AIRWAYS THAT GO FROM YOUR MOUTH INTO YOUR LUNGS, AND THEY END UP IN LITTLE AIR SACS. IN THE NORMAL LUNG […]


Asthma – Medical Minute
25
August

Asthma – Medical Minute

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

Hi, I’m Dr. Hanson. Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in kids and in adults. Symptoms of asthma can include coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath and chest tightness, and this can be triggered by things like infections, exercises, allergies and weather changes. If you are noticing any of those concerning symptoms, you […]


Allergies and asthma; a common connection
24
August

Allergies and asthma; a common connection

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

Asthma is a very common condition. It there’s a high association with, in people who have allergies. And I’m always amazed that people come in their 30s and 40s and have had lifelong seasonal allergies and out of the blue they start having wheezing, and cough and shortness of breath. And they’re sort of stunned […]


Asthma Myth: What are the symptoms of asthma
22
August

Asthma Myth: What are the symptoms of asthma

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

Kevin never wheezes, so I know his asthma isn’t a problem. What do you mean? Many children with asthma never have wheezing, at least that you can hear yourself without a stethoscope. Symptoms from asthma occur when the muscles surrounding the breathing tubes squeeze and tighten. Which makes it very difficult to get air inside […]