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3 Steps to Control Childhood Asthma in your Kid

When a child is diagnosed with asthma, the situation can be scary not just for the child but also for the parents. Asthma is a lifelong condition which can affect life’s events and activities in many ways and is something which no one can totally cure. But, with some steps, parents can help control childhood […]

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Effective Tips for Using Nebulizer among Children

It is often seen that the allergy symptoms among children do not only stop with watery eyes and stuffy nose. If children suffer from asthma, they will often be exposed to breathing problem, which is extremely difficult for them to go through. When this is the problem, the doctors usually prescribe for a kind of […]

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10 Best Dog Breeds for Children With Allergies or Asthma

A lot of people and children have allergies and asthma and these people are often recommended to stay away from possible allergens such as pollens, dust, mites and animal dander. But what about those children who love pets and cannot stay without them? Well there are certain dog breeds which are best for children suffering […]

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Understanding a Family Member or Child Who Has Asthma

If you’ve ever had asthma yourself or had to care for a child who has asthma, then you’ll know what I mean when I say that it’s no joke. Although the intensity of the asthma attack can vary depending on the individual, it’s still not something to be taken lightly. Coming from a family of asthma prone people and being knocked down by periodic attacks myself, does make me […]

Asthma in Infants Natural Remedies

Asthma in Infants Natural Remedies

Asthma is a chronic disease of the airways system. It is an inflammatory disease characterised by the various variable symptoms recurring in nature and/ or a reversible airflow obstruction. An infant may either have the disease by birth (i.e. due to genetic causes) or may develop the disease after birth due to environmental factors, any type of allergies, pre-mature/ excessive use of […]

Facts and Statistics of Asthma in Children (Infographic)

Facts and Statistics of Asthma in Children (Infographic)

One of the chronic health problems affecting the quality of lives of children in the US today is asthma. This happens when the interior walls of the air pipes carrying air to the lungs become sore or bulge a bit. Of the 20 million people in US suffering from asthma, about 9 million are children. The chances ofAsthma turning into a life threatening disease is more likely […]

Tips for Managing Asthma in School

Tips for Managing Asthma in School

Any parent who has helped their child through an asthma attack knows what a scary experience it can be and that parent will naturally be concerned about their child having an attack in school. So what can parents do to manage their child’s asthma in school? Speak to the school staff For younger children, parents need to speak […]

How To Manage Asthma In Children?

How To Manage Asthma In Children?

Studies show that 1 out of 15 students are likely to have asthma, and chances are, these students have not been given a chance to develop their motor skills and their physical potential because they have been prevented from doing so because of asthma. This can be both frustrating and depressing to parents and the […]

Can Changing Your Child’s Diet Help To Prevent Asthma?

Can Changing Your Child’s Diet Help To Prevent Asthma?

The answer to that question would be “quite likely”. More and more research is now showing that asthma is a disease that owes itself substantially to lifestyle related factors and that making good choices now for children can help prevent them getting asthma later in life. This may be of particular interest for those people […]

Burger Intake Increases Asthma Risk

Burger Intake Increases Asthma Risk

In a study involving fifty thousand children, it was found that three or more burgers a week increases asthma risk in children. This risk of wheezing and asthma was seen to reduce, the more fresh fruit, vegetables and fish the children were seen to consume. While it is not burgers per se, the risk of […]