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how does an inhaler help?
An inhaler is a device holding a medicine
Inhalers are the main treatment for asthma
an inhaler is very importent
how clean does your house have to be?
we are also exposed to "allergens." Allergens are proteins that originate from cockroaches, mold, pets, and dust mites (tiny bug-like creatures that live in dust).
you should be aware of terms
what is asthma?
Asthma is a reversible obstructive lung disease, caused by increased reaction of the airways to various stimuli. It is a chronic inflammatory condition with acute exacerbations. Asthma can be a life-threatening disease if not properly managed
asthma is a lung diease
how many kids are affected by asthma?
3 million children (8 to 12 percent of all children) and 7 million adults in the United States each year!
lost of people have asthma
How do you get asthma?
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your born with asthma
what happens to your lungs during an asthma attack?
An asthma flare-up, which some people call an asthma attack or episode, happens when a person's airways get swollen and narrower and it becomes a lot harder for air to get in and out of the lungs. Sometimes the swollen airways produce extra mucus, which makes things pretty sticky, so it's easy to see why it's hard to breathe.
when a persons airway slows down.