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relationship between caffeine and asthma

Relationship Between Caffeine and Asthma

Is there a relationship between caffeine and asthma? Apparently yes. A lot of people actually use caffeine, found in coffee to get relief from asthma. Asthma is a condition when you have your breathing channels clogged, thereby leading to breathing troubles. There are no permanent cure for asthma, thus people tend to use various things, […]

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Tips to Deal with Asthma Attacks without Inhalers

Asthma is a chronic ailment of the airways caused by the inflammation of the bronchial tubes of the lungs which get clogged by mucus. The symptoms accompanying the disease include wheezing, coughing, chest-tightening and shortness of breath. An asthma attack can be triggered anywhere, primarily due to allergens, such as cigarette smoke, dust, pollen, fur […]

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Simple Tips to Exercise for Asthma Patients

Asthma is a respiratory disorder that is experienced by large number of people these days. One of the major issues faced by the people suffering from asthma is to maintain a healthy and fit lifestyle which includes exercise as well. Exercise can lead to breath shortness, coughing, wheezing and other problems in asthma patients and […]

Exercise Induced Asthma

Know How To Deal With Exercise Induced Asthma

Exercise-induced asthma is triggered by vigorous physical activity. People without chronic asthma can also experience the symptoms while exercising. At the time of normal breathing warm and moistened air passes through your nasal passages and on the contrary you breathe through your mouth while exercising which means you are inhaling cold and drier air. This […]

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Unlocking Garlics Potential

One of garlics nicknames is the stinking rose. Besides fighting off vampires, battling infections and deliciously seasoning food, this highly esteemed herb may also protect you against developing certain cancers. Edible Jack of All Trades Hippocrates proclamation let your food be your medicine and your medicine be your food couldn’t be more apt than when looking […]

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Genetic Predisposition Tests and how they can Benefit your Child

Once you become a parent there is nothing more important to you than your baby, and you will want to do everything in your power to make sure that it is always happy and healthy. You will find yourself worrying about illnesses and allergies that your child might have, and this can lead to a lot of stress and sleepless nights. This stress […]

Tips to Live with Asthma

Practical Tips to Live with Asthma

Whether you have asthma yourself or someone in your family or close to you suffers from the problem, these practical tips to live with asthma may well help you or your friend/family member manage their condition better. Though asthma can be limiting, with some effective management and control techniques, it is possible to live a near normal life for asthmatics […]

Asthma Scholarships – A Little Known Resource for Asthmatics

Asthma Scholarships – A Little Known Resource for Asthmatics

There may not be too many plus points of living with asthma; in fact it is a condition which can seriously limit your range of activities and also negatively impact quality of life. But there are some silver linings even to this cloud – there are asthma scholarships available for those students who have asthma, and this can […]

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Tips to be Allergy Safe this Holiday Season

There may be a lot of feasting and merry making during the holiday season, but for the person with allergies, problems may abound. Here are some tips to be allergy safe this holiday season If there is a buffet it is wise to skip that – they could mean common cooking or serving utensils, there […]

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Identifying Triggers Key To Asthma Management

As this article highlights and as any asthmatic will tell you, the key to asthma management is to identify its triggers. 1 in 15 Americans is asthmatic, a condition that can be fatal in rare cases, so it is vital to identify triggers that could be: Outdoor triggers such as mold, grass, weed, pollen, or […]