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I only have asthma in the fall

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Treatment plan: Asthma may get worse in the fall b/c of fall allergens, increased exposure to indoor allergens and viral syndromes. One's physician should be able to ... Read More
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Asthma: Asthma symptoms can worsen during certain seasons and inhalers can be stepped up or changed to have a better control of asthma. Please consult your do... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Asthma/Allergies: I think perhaps make sure you have a corticosteroid inhaler like flovent and ask your pulmonary dr to refer you to an Allergy/Immunology specialists f... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: All forms of asthma are based in inflammation causing airway hyperreactivity and spasm. That being said, allergens can also trigger asthma symptoms, ... Read More
Dr. Christianne Strickland
Pediatrics 15 years experience
Yes: As stated above, asthma involves inflammation of the airways and subsequent spasm and narrowing causing cough and/or wheezing. Allergies can definitel... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Galli
Pulmonary Critical Care 27 years experience
Yes/No: Most people will not sleep during a severe asthma attack. Yes asthma can be fatal if a severe attack. One may fall asleep if the carbon dioxide goes... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Possible: It is not unusual for a patient to have a history of asthma as a child/teen have the symptoms resolve and then return as an adult.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean McGhee
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Genes + environment: People with asthma usually are predisposed to be allergic. This is usually inherited, and so caused by your particular genes. However, this alone is n... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Inflammation: There are many causes of asthma, allergies and pollution and reactions to infections are just a few. Inflammation builds up in the airways and so does... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Asthma?: Asthma is mostly from inflammation of the airways leading to mucus, spasm, and obstruction. The symptoms consist of various combinations of coughing, ... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
No: Very much treatable though.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
Pharmacy 18 years experience
Difficult to answer: Most asthma that starts in childhood can be linked to allergies. As we mature, other "triggers" may come into play such as occupational triggers (dust... Read More

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