News Results - asthma

  • What Is Asthma? - NHLBI, NIH

    www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/asthma Asthma (AZ-ma) is a chronic (long-term) lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Asthma causes recurring periods of wheezing (a whistling sound when you ...
  • Asthma and Asthma Attacks Center: Symptoms, Causes, Tests ...

    www.webmd.com/asthma/default.htm Asthma (reactive airway disease) affects an estimated 34 million people in the U.S. Find in-depth asthma information, including treatments, triggers, and prevention.
  • Asthma - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/asthma/basics/definition/CON-20026992 Asthma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this chronic lung condition.
    • Asthma Symptoms, Diagnosis, Management & Treatment | AAAAI

      www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/asthma.aspx An overview of asthma symptoms, asthma diagnosis, asthma treatment and asthma management written and reviewed by the leading experts in allergy, asthma and immunology.
    • Asthma | American Lung Association

      www.lung.org/lung-health-and-diseases/lung-disease-lookup/asthma Asthma. Asthma is a lung disease that makes breathing difficult for millions of Americans. There is no cure for asthma, but the good news is it can be managed and ...
    • Asthma: Get Facts on Attacks, Early Symptoms, and Treatment

      www.medicinenet.com/asthma_overview/article.htm Read about asthma attacks and asthma treatment, medications, symptoms, triggers, causes, and more. Asthma is chronic airway inflammation marked by recurrent airway ...
    • Asthma: Symptoms & Types - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/asthma/guide/asthma-symptoms-types Asthma comes in many different forms, and it’s not always easy to recognize. Symptoms can vary widely from person to person, as well as within each person over time.
    • Asthma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asthma Asthma (from the Greek ἅσθμα, ásthma, "panting") is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the airways characterized by variable and recurring symptoms ...
    • CDC - Asthma

      www.cdc.gov/asthma/default.htm Asthma is a disease that affects your lungs. It causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and nighttime or early morning coughing.
    • Asthma - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001196 Asthma is a chronic (long-term) lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. PubMed Health Glossary (Source: NIH - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)