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How Does Exercise Induced Asthma Affect A Persons Sex Life
Asthma is a disease of the lungs caused by chronic inflammation of the airways most often caused by allergies. This inflammation results in airway swelling and hyperactivity leading to difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, dry cough, etc. MIT is a diagnosis made by combining clinical ...Read more
How are exercise-induced asthma and generic asthma different? And what do I do if I have exercise-induced asthma?
Albuterolpreexercise: Exercise induced asthma is asthma that is triggered predominantly by exercise. Some patients with asthma have multiple triggers of their asthma and the triggers may include exercise. Taking albuterol 2 puffs 15 minutes prior to exercise helps to alleviate symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possibly...: If your shortness of breath is only with exercise, it may be due to exercise-induced asthma. However, there are many other causes of shortness of breath occurring either with exercise or even at rest. Since shortness of breath can be life-threatening, it is imperative that you have this evaluated by your doctor asap. If your shortness of breath is worsening, go to the er. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possibly: Allergists typically will say that asthma or eia goes into "remission". It may become asymptomatic for a period of time, but we are always wary of a recurrence of symptoms. Many times asthma symptoms improve during the teen years and we see symptoms develop again as an adult. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Meds: Many patients with exercise induced asthma can head off symptoms by using their rescue inhaler (as directed) before the activities that set off asthma. Many patients with more severe symptoms or with frequent need for rescue meds also need controller meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: The signs of exercise induced asthma are wheezing with exercise, excessive shortness of breath with exercise, and cough during or after exercise. Exercise induced asthma is more common in people with baseline asthma, a family history of asthma, and respiratory allergies to environmental triggers. Effective treatments are available. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tricky question: Many people "outgrow" their childhood asthma. This is really not the case but it can remain dormant lifelong. Exercise induced asthma may be caused by outdoor pollution or allergens (pollen, etc) , cold air (skiing) or swimming (chlorine). Minimizing your "trigger(s)' may allow you to "outgrow" you type of asthma. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more
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