Do pets cause asthma? Can you still exercise? We lay to rest four common misconceptions about asthma
18 December 2019| Last updated on 19 December 2019
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Shortness of breath, a tightness in your chest, trouble sleeping from coughing and wheezing…
If you’re one of the 334 million people in the world (Global Asthma Network) that suffers from asthma, you’ll be aware that this common lung condition can have a big impact on your life.
Asthma can affect anyone, regardless of age, but it often starts in childhood and can continue into adult life. As a long-term inflammatory disease, it usually causes periods of unpleasant symptoms, which can often develop into a full-blown asthma attack if unmanaged.
Despite how common it is, there are lots of misconceptions about asthma that can keep people from getting the proper treatment they need. Here are four to get familiar with…