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How long do asthmatics live?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Same as non asthma

There has never been definitive evidence that asthmatics live less than non asthmatics.
Although quality of life can be greatly affected by asthma quantity of life is not.

In brief: Same as non asthma

There has never been definitive evidence that asthmatics live less than non asthmatics.
Although quality of life can be greatly affected by asthma quantity of life is not.
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Normal lifespan

Well treated asthmatics typically have normal lifespans.

In brief: Normal lifespan

Well treated asthmatics typically have normal lifespans.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Internal Medicine

In brief: ALMOST NORMAL LIFE

Avoiding triggers, using oral meds, inhaled steroids and bronchodilators can help asthmatics have normal life.

In brief: ALMOST NORMAL LIFE

Avoiding triggers, using oral meds, inhaled steroids and bronchodilators can help asthmatics have normal life.
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
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