Asthma & Allergy
What is Asthma?
Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. This narrowing of the airway can lead to wheezing and breathlessness.
What is the recommended treatment for asthma?
Quick-relief inhalers rapidly open the swollen airways, but long-term asthma control medications are recommended. These medications are usually taken daily and are the cornerstone of asthma treatment.
Can allergies trigger asthma attacks?
Yes, in general allergies can trigger asthma attacks.
How do you check for allergies?
There are several different ways to check for allergies. The most common are the skin tests such as the patch test, blood tests as well as home test.