asthma

Asthma – 5 Common Symptoms

By Dr. Neeraj Gupta , General Physician When the airways become narrow or start swelling, it leads to production of mucus in excess. This causes breathing difficulties and when you have trouble breathing and can take only short breaths. This medical condition is called chronic asthma. Although asthma can, for some, be only…

Ways To Treat Asthma!

By Dr. (Brig.) Ashok, Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of…

5 Signs and Symptoms You Might Be Suffering From Asthma

By Dr. Nazma Parveen, General Physician When the airways become narrow or start swelling, it leads to production of mucus in excess. This causes breathing difficulties and when you have trouble breathing and can take only short breaths. This medical condition is called chronic asthma. Although asthma can, for some, be…

Know Everything About Asthma!!

By Dr. Rajesh Swarnakar, Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of Spirometry-…

Ways to Cope With Asthma More Effectively

By Dr. Mool Chand Gupta , Pulmonology What is Asthma? National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP) defines asthma as a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways in which many cells and cellular elements play a role. In people who are susceptible to asthma, this inflammation causes intermittent dyspnea (difficulty in breathing), wheezing, coughing,…

Assessing and Monitoring Asthma Control

By Dr. Anant Gupta , Pulmonology A clinical diagnosis of Asthma should be suspected in the presence of recurrent/episodic wheezing, breathlessness, cough and or chest tightness with no alternative explanation for these symptoms. Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of airways which causes hyper-responsiveness of airways and variable airway obstruction. Role of…

Asthma Attacks – 10 Ways To Prevent It!

By Dr. P.C. Kathuria, Pulmonology In case you are experiencing breathing difficulty or a whizzing sound is accompanying your breathing, there are chances that you could be suffering from asthma. It is a medical condition characterized with paroxysmal wheezing respiration dyspnoea. Usually, there is no single way to prevent asthma attacks. However,…

Asthma – Know Its Causes And Symptoms

By Dr. R.S. Saini , Internal Medicine Asthma is a disease which affects the airways that carry air to and from the lungs. People suffering from asthma have swollen or inflamed airways. The inflammation causes the airways to be narrower which causes less air to pass through them into and from the…

Asthma – Know Its Symptoms And Management!

By Dr Hardik Thakker , Internal Medicine Asthma is a disease which affects the airways that carry air to and from the lungs. People suffering from asthma have swollen or inflamed airways. The inflammation causes the airways to be narrower which causes less air to pass through them into and…

Asthma Or Allergies – 5 Homeopathic Remedies At Your Rescue!

By Dr. Tarachand Meshram, Homeopathy Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition. In asthma, the airway routes of the lungs get swollen. This causes irritation and gives rise to swelling inside these routes. For some people, a chilly climate comes with its own share of troubles and pain. Individuals who are sensitive to…