What is asthma?
It is a breathing disorder caused by inflammation of the airways. It is recognized by shortness of breath, regular attacks of wheezing accompanied with cough. Though it is a reversible obstruction but the number of people suffering from asthma is constantly increasing all over the world.
What are the causes, incidence and risk factors of asthma?
Asthma is triggered and caused by
- Smoke, strong fumes or dust particles.
- Inhaled nasal irritants
- Sometimes exercise also induces asthma.
- It is also caused by irritants present in the atmosphere such as animal secretions, allergens, pollens, house dust mites and moulds.
What are the symptoms of asthma-Disease?
Its symptoms include:
- Wheezing attacks accompanied by chest tightness.
- Shortness of breaths.
The symptoms may aggravate in the early morning or night. They are also worsened by exposure to cold air, heartburn or exercise.
Diagnosis & Tests
Tests to identify asthma may include
Chest X-ray along with pulmonary function tests.
Peak flow measurements and allergy testing by serum tests or skin testing.
Eosinophil count that is a type of white blood cell count.
How is asthma-Disease cured?
You can use herbs as per the described procedure to get relief from asthma-Disease