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I'm 34 and had asthma most of my adult life. Will it ever go away or am I stuck with it?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
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In brief: Asthma is for life

You can bring the symptoms under good control and may never have symptoms again but the risk is always there.

In brief: Asthma is for life

You can bring the symptoms under good control and may never have symptoms again but the risk is always there.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Come & go

Asthma is unpredictable with symptom intensity changing all the time.
You suffer from it for a while, then it gets better, then it might or might not come back. In rare cases, you will have permanent sustained symptoms. The biggest mistake is to stop the controlling medications as soon as symptoms improve. Stick with it and your chances of recovery will improve.

In brief: Come & go

Asthma is unpredictable with symptom intensity changing all the time.
You suffer from it for a while, then it gets better, then it might or might not come back. In rare cases, you will have permanent sustained symptoms. The biggest mistake is to stop the controlling medications as soon as symptoms improve. Stick with it and your chances of recovery will improve.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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