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

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

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

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

Sunshine vitamin may treat asthma

There’s a research from a team at King’s College London found that low levels of vitamin D made by the body in sunglight may have an impact on the asthma patient. From the research it found that it could worsening the symptoms. The research shows the vitamin calms an over-active part of the immune system in asthma. However, to treat patients with Vitamin D still not yet been tested. Current

Alternative Treatment Helps to Prevent Asthma

Asthma is one of the most serious problems of mankind. It is a severe problem regarding breathing. Women and men are suffering from this disease across the globe. The patients of asthma generally fail to take the oxygen. There is a life risk in this disease. So a person who is suffering from breathing trouble must consult with a physician. If he doesn’t care about this disease then he might