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Is There Anyway To Reverse Having Asthma When Your Born With It
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
Develop asthma: An infant may be born with a higher risk of developing asthma based on genetics, maternal smoking, RSV infection etc, but asthma is usually thought of a disease that develops over time. In children, asthma symptoms typically develop before age 3-4 years old-- a time when performing lung function tests is not feasible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Confusing question: Someone is not born with asthma but may be born with the genetic predisposition and first show it in early childhood.Significant asthma is often quite apparent before a year of age in males and 4 in females. Yet there are some that remain free of symptoms until mid adolescence or adulthood.They likely all have some genetic factors at birth. ...Read more
I was born with bronchial asthma and I am 18 years old and still have it. Will I be asthmatic for ever?
The real question...: ...Is, will you let asthma run your life forever? Properly controlled asthma will not stop you from doing anything you want (except smoking - hopefully your brains will stop you from doing that), and the strength you develop fighting it will help you through every other challenge of your life. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was born with asthma but I have phases where its good then bad (worsens with allergies & exercse). Is there a way to make to make it better?
I was born with VSD, but I don't have any heart problems anymore. I do have asthma and I'm allergic to alot of things (not food). Could all of these things be related? I'm currently usng a fox air inhaler and allerway pills. I have used texa, allergex, an
Asthma plan: Small VSDs usually will close spontaneously by age 6 years. Allergies are triggers for asthma, and if there is a family history of asthma/allergies, this will contribute to the development of asthma. A virtual appt is available online for follow up care: healthtap.com/DosanjhMD Code: NCYHPZ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was born with asthma and got panic attacks since 2 years. They got worse now. Is it ok to take prozac with ventolin. Is it ok to go to the gym?
Discuss w/ doctor: Prozac and Ventolin can be risky - same w/ Zoloft but Paxil seems less so. Talk to your doctor and seek CBT to optimize your treatment - you need skills to manage your attacks and it will reduce need for meds. Clear the gym plans too but it may be a very good thing to get appropriate exercise. Just get advice to plan it. ...Read more
Besides asthma, what can cause a deformed chest/harrison's sulcus in a 4 yr old boy? History: severe croup, born with tortocolis, recent tonsillectomy
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