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What is Exhaled Nitric Oxide Test

What is Exhaled Nitric Oxide Test

The exhaled nitric oxide test for asthma is among the newer and lesser known asthma tests. Only some hospitals offer it so it is not very widely available and there are also some concerns that people have about its efficacy and use. The exhaled nitric oxide test is one of the many that may be used to test the presence […]

Long-Acting Beta Agonists – How Safe Are They?

Long-Acting Beta Agonists – How Safe Are They?

Long-acting beta agonists are commonly used asthma control medications that are used not as rescue medications to use when there is an asthma attack present, but to help asthma sufferers prevent attacks or to lower severity of symptoms. Though commonly used, there are certain apprehensions that people have with regard to safety of these drugs. LABA medications and […]