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Asthma can be a debilitating condition, and a number of factors can trigger an attack. Fortunately, there are treatments available to help those with asthma lead relatively normal lives.

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Asthma Symptoms

Asthma symptoms can include but are not limited to shortness of breath. Check out what other symptoms are linked to this respiratory allergy.


Asthma Prevalence

 Asthma Prevalence

Asthma prevalence is based on national estimates. Learn more about asthma prevalence at Discovery Health. See more »

Asthma Symptoms

 Asthma Symptoms

Asthma symptoms can include but are not limited to shortness of breath. Learn more about asthma symptoms at Discovery Health. See more »

 Asthma Tests

Asthma tests can help to diagnose the severity of the condition. Learn more about asthma tests at Discovery Health See more »

 Asthma Treatment

Asthma treatment can help reduce the effects asthma has on the body. Learn more about asthma treatment at Discovery Health. See more »

 Asthma Triggers

Asthma triggers are variables that cause problems in the respiratory system. Learn more about asthma triggers at Discovery Health. See more »

 Complementary Asthma Treatments

Complimentary asthma treatments further help in treating the disease. Learn more about complimentary asthma treatments at Discovery Health. See more »

 Diagnosing Asthma

Diagnosing asthma can be accomplished with a variety of tests. Learn more about diagnosing asthma at Discovery Health. See more »

 Dry Powder Inhaler

A dry powder inhaler can help alleviate some asthma symptoms. Learn more about dry powder inhalers at Discovery Health. See more »

 Exercise Induced Asthma

Exercise induced asthma is associated with strenuous activity. Learn more about allergy testing at Discovery Health. See more »

 Herbal Remedies for Asthma

There are herbal remedies for asthma as a natural solution. Learn more about allergy testing at Discovery Health. See more »