Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways with variable recurring symptoms. The airways subsequently contract the surrounding muscles narrowing the airway space. Asthma may attack people who have a family history of asthma, environmental conditions, hygiene hypothesis, medical conditions, and exacerbation. Asthma problem may trigger in day time or night time and can affect adults, children and women in pregnancy.
Some of the common symptoms of Asthma:
Shortness of breath
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult an Allergist or Immunologist if you have signs of asthma. By early diagnosis and treatment, you can take control of your health.