New treatment approach for asthma

New treatment approach for asthma

The new research at Cardiff University in the UK found a potential root cause of asthma has been identified, along with a novel treatment using an existing drug. Dr Samantha Walker, Director of Research and Policy at Asthma UK said ‘ If this research proves successful, we may be just a few years away from a new treatment for asthma, and we urgently need further investment to take this development further through clinical trials’. Asthma…

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Yoga no help for asthma

Yoga no help for asthma

Do you practice Yoga and suffer with asthma ? Although yoga is often suggested to asthma sufferers to help alleviate symptoms but the new study from American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) found that there’s little evidence that yoga practice will improve asthma. The report has been published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology journal examined 14 previously published studies to determine the effectiveness of yoga in the treatment of asthma. Dr….

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What is Asthma

What is Asthma

Asthma is a common problem that affects many people worldwide. It  is a chronic (long-term) lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. This disease causes recurring periods of wheezing (a whistling sound when you breathe), chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing. The coughing often occurs at night or early in the morning. It happens because of the respiratory air-passage. The major cause of an asthma attack is chronic inflammation. The person will be more sensitive especially…

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Tips for dealing with an asthma attack

Tips for dealing with an asthma attack

Do you suffer of asthma ? What do you do for an asthma attack? It ain’t easy while facing asthma attack. In this article, I’ll show some of the tips to do while you get asthma attack. |What Is Asthma | An asthma attack is a period of time when it’s extremely difficult to breathe and may last for several minutes or worst up a few day. Severe attack could be fatal but most of…

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