Asthma

Asthma Diagnosis

Asthma Diagnosis: How Do You Test for Asthma? Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition that affects millions in the Unites States every day. Not only does it affect the daily lives of those afflicted, it can also be deadly if ignored or untreated. While a higher percentage of asthma cases develop in early adolescence, a […]

Bryan Welch
Asthma

Difference between Bronchitis and Asthma

Difference Between Bronchitis and Asthma Coughing, wheezing, chest tightness, and difficulty breathing can be indicative of many chest conditions. Of those conditions, bronchial asthma (asthma) and bronchitis are among the most common, and the most commonly confused. Though they have similar symptoms, they differ in their causes and treatment. So, what’s the difference between bronchitis […]

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Asthma

Childhood Asthma

Childhood Asthma Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition that affects millions in the Unites States every day. Childhood asthma is the single-most prevalent chronic health condition in children, and the third-most common cause for juvenile hospitalization. According to a 2015 report by the CDC, 24.6 million Americans suffer from asthma, including 8.4% of all children […]

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Asthma

Asthma Causes & Triggers

Asthma Causes & Triggers Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition that affects millions in the Unites States every day. Not only does it affect the daily lives of those afflicted, it can also be deadly if ignored or untreated. While a higher percentage of asthma cases develop in early adolescence, a large portion of the […]

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Allergies / Asthma / Respiratory Health

3 Ways You Can Protect Your Lungs From Pollutants

This post was created in partnership with our friends at the Mesothelioma & Asbestos Awareness Center, who are dedicated to bringing attention to the dangers of asbestos and the deadly form of cancer it causes, mesothelioma, that affects over 3,000 people per year in the U.S. 3 Small Ways You Can Protect Your Lungs From […]

Shannon Chapman
Asthma

Adult Onset Asthma

Adult Onset Asthma Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition that affects millions in the Unites States every day. Not only does it affect the daily lives of those afflicted, it can also be deadly if ignored or untreated. While a higher percentage of asthma cases develop in early adolescence, a large portion of the adult […]

Bryan Welch
Allergies / Asthma

Allergy and Asthma

Difference Between An Allergy and Asthma Respiratory illnesses come in many forms, two of which are more closely related than most; allergies and asthma. The risk of suffering from either allergies or asthma is highly dependent on your genetic makeup. Having one parent with allergies gives you a 33% chance of acquiring them as well, […]

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