Top
10
Doctor insights on: Signs And Symptoms Of Asthma In Toddlers

Share
1

1
Which are the signs and symptoms of suddenly developing asthma?

Which are the signs and symptoms of suddenly developing asthma?

Respiratory: The respiratory symptoms that suggest asthma are recurrent cough, wheezing, chest tightness, and shortness of breath. A person could have all of these symptoms, a combination or only one. Symptoms usually worsen at night, with exercise and are prolonged with colds. ...Read more

Dr. Sue Ferranti
2,964 doctors shared insights

Asthma (Definition)

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


2

2
I'm concerned about the signs and symptoms of suddenly developing asthma?

I'm concerned about the signs and symptoms of suddenly developing asthma?

Lifestyle change: Avoid all milk products since the milk protein causes respiratory tract inflammation. Also avoid grains, lentils. Consume veggies, flesh foods, olive oil. Getting 30 -45 min of sunshine at noon daily or taking vitamin D3 10,000 IU/day and taking a good probiotic (not yogurt) help reduce inflammation Yoga breathing exercises 10-30 min/day help too. This may help avoid the need for meds ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
What are the signs and symptoms of mild asthma in an adult?

What are the signs and symptoms of mild asthma in an adult?

Symptoms...: Asthma symptoms include shortness of breath, cough (usually non-productive), wheezing. Sometimes, wheezing can be present in an asymptomatic patient. So, in the mildest asthma, there can be symptoms only at certain times like at night or with activity, or sometimes none at all. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
What are the early signs and symptoms in most patients with ms?

What are the early signs and symptoms in most patients with ms?

Classical onset: Unilateral loss of vision, loss of balance and coordination, electrical shocks down back on flexion of neck, weakness and stiffness in legs, but also, more subtle, including focal weakness, fatigue, cognitive deterioration, double vision, dizziness, etc. Important, these presentations may be associated with other illnesses, and, in themselves are not diagnostic. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
How do you know you have asthma if you've never been diagnosed with it or have had symptoms? What are the signs and is it possible to have it now?

How do you know you have asthma if you've never been diagnosed with it or have had symptoms? What are the signs and is it possible to have it now?

Testing available: asthma is a condition where the airways in your lungs narrow. typically this presents with chest tightness, shortness of breath, wheezing and/or cough. you may have just discovered asthma if you were exposed to a new trigger (such as pollen, animals, tobacco smoke, etc). your lung function can be tested to diagnose asthma. talk to your doctor for a referral if you are really concerned ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
After not having any signs of asthma for at least ten years with nothing triggering it or any other symptoms can u randomly have a asthma attack?

After not having any signs of asthma for at least ten years with nothing triggering it or any other symptoms can u randomly have a asthma attack?

Possibly: Asthma symptoms are what happens when the triggering forces outweigh the stabilizing forces. Good basic health and nutrition, avoiding known triggers, avoiding fragrances, smoke, chemical fumes, all help avoid events. Lower respiratory viruses, influenza, known triggers all could set you off. Depending on the type of trigger, and your other factors, it may be bad enough for an event.Be prepared ...Read more

7

7
What are the signs or symptoms of sports asthma?

What are the signs or symptoms of sports asthma?

Exercise-induced...: Exercise induced asthma is when there is bronchospasm with exercise. Symptoms of bronchospasm include cough, wheeze, shortness of breath, chest discomfort. If this entity is diagnosed, a bronchodilator inhaler taken prior to exercise will treat it effectively so see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
Can acid reflux cause asthma like symptoms in toddlers?

Can acid reflux cause asthma like symptoms in toddlers?

Yes, but....: Asthma and reflux can often present together but often are confused for one another because both can cause chronic cough and wheeze. Both are serious medical conditions that should be taken care of and followed by a physician. Please have toddler checked by pediatrician. ...Read more

9

9
Whats a sure sign of asthma?

Whats a sure sign of asthma?

None: Ther is no "sure sign" of asthma: cough, wheezing, shortness of breath, fatigue with exercise, etc can all be caused by other things. Improvement of symptoms with albuterol helps, but doesn't exclude some other diseases. Get seen, talk to your physician. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
What is the symptom of asthma?

What is the symptom of asthma?

Wheezing: Asthma classically has shortness of breath and wheezing. Other subtle symptoms can be a persistent cough, shortness of breath with exercise or a decreased exercise tolerance. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer