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I have severe asthma that is not under control but i want to lose weight. Every time i exercise I have an asthma attack what can I do?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Gain asthma control

Congratulations on wanting to exercise and lose weight! see an asthma expert such as allergist or pulmonologist.
There are many medications available, strategies to avoid triggers and evaluations to check for other issues that worsen asthma to get you back on track. Don't give up on exercise!

In brief: Gain asthma control

Congratulations on wanting to exercise and lose weight! see an asthma expert such as allergist or pulmonologist.
There are many medications available, strategies to avoid triggers and evaluations to check for other issues that worsen asthma to get you back on track. Don't give up on exercise!
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
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In brief: Preventive medicine

Often, taking your rescue inhaler before your exericise works.
Check with your physician before you try it.

In brief: Preventive medicine

Often, taking your rescue inhaler before your exericise works.
Check with your physician before you try it.
Dr. Richard Williams
Dr. Richard Williams
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