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Is Asma Hereditary
If happens only once: Anyone can get bronchospasm if breathing noxious air, extremes of temperature or even certain viruses, yet never have another episode. Typically a one-time event is not treated as "asthma". However, if it continues to recur, or daily medication is recommended, chances are you do indeed have asthma. ...Read more
My kid wich 5 month have an asma and he get hard coughing sometime its hard cough and its continue 5 to 10 minutes to get cough again help pls?
Hello, I am 23 and I have asma since i was born. I already did all tradicional treatements but it doesn't work. What are the alternatives treatement?
Many alternatives: There are many good alternative treatments for asthma. I advise seeing a classical homeopath. Diet changes can help- see http://www.Drweil.Com/drw/u/art00306/asthma.Html herbs like boswellia ; reishi mushrooms can help, as can buteyko breathing: see http://thorax.Bmj.Com/content/55/11/925.Long ; http://www.Buteykobreathing.Org/ also see http://www.Townsendletter.Com/april2012/sublingual0412.Html. ...Read more
I have asma and I have been told if I notice i'm cough for awhile its like a mini asma attack is this true?
Possibly...: Sometimes bronchospasm manifests itself with coughing either by itself or in conjunction with wheezing. A persistent cough can be a sign of bronchospasm and asthma is recurrent bronchospasm so coughing can be a symptom of asthma exacerbation. It is not always less severe to have a cough rather than a wheeze so this should be treated like any other asthma exacerbation. (not a "mini attack"). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wheezing: Possibly. The best thing to do is go to the doctor and be tested/ treated. All that wheezes is not asthma but wheezing and cough are common symptoms in people who do have asthma. Asthma should not be life threatening but when left untreated it can be. Make your appointment asap. ...Read more
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