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A 39-year-old female asked:

My son has asthma but it has been under control for months. chest tightening started over the last month along with an attack. will a change of diet assist with his condition. if so can you recommend a healthy diet for an asthma kid?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Inhaled steroid : A review of his asthma symptoms and medications is available at Healthtap. An inhaled steroid and medication adjustment is indicated. Avoid common triggers such as pollen,mold,dust and animal dander is advised. A diet rich in antioxidants is recommended.

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