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world asthma day


World Asthma Day 2022: Know about common triggers and ways to control them

May 03, 2022 3:44 pm

"Asthma is a condition characterized by inflammation and narrowing of respiratory tubes, which results in cough, difficulty in breathing, chest tightness. It is one of the causes of chronic cough," Dr Suhas HS, consultant pulmonologist, Manipal Hospital, said

Does diet play a role in asthma prevention or treatment?

May 03, 2022 3:32 pm

Some foods should be avoided since they can aggravate asthma symptoms. Before eliminating them, check with your doctor

World Asthma Day 2022: Expert shares how Ayurveda can help manage breathing difficulties

May 03, 2022 7:06 am

"Ayurveda considers asthma as an imbalance of Vata and Kapha dosha. This imbalance happens due to accumulation of metabolic toxins or Ama due to lifestyle and seasonal changes and a diet that is oily, heavy and cold", said Dr Archana Sukumaran of Kerala Ayurveda Ltd.

World Asthma Day 2020: Things asthma patients must keep in mind

May 05, 2020 6:20 pm

Asthma often results in wheezing, coughing, heaving chest, difficulty in breathing/shortness of breath, blurred vision, chapped lips, dry mouth and an intense feeling of discomfort and claustrophobia.

World Asthma Day: Yoga asanas that kids can practice

May 05, 2020 5:15 pm

World Asthma Day 2020: Asthma symptoms are mostly triggered by allergies caused by dust, pollen, cold air, pollution, exercise or allergy to dog or cat hair.

Ways severe asthma patients can stay safe during lockdown

May 12, 2020 2:18 pm

Asthma is an inflammatory respiratory condition in which patients find it hard to breathe as the tubes carrying air to the lungs swell up.

World Asthma Day 2019: Easy ways to handle exercise-induced asthma

May 07, 2019 2:51 pm

Exercise-induced asthma is referred to as the thinning of airways in lungs triggered by vigorous exercise which can cause coughing, shortness of breath and wheezing.

World Asthma Day 2019: Tips to help your child manage asthma

May 07, 2019 1:42 pm

World Asthma Day 2019: If you are prepared with medication and know when and how to use it, you will be fine.

World Asthma Day 2019: How Ayurveda can help treat asthma

May 07, 2019 12:54 pm

Some symptoms of asthma include chest tightness and pain due to increased coughing, breathlessness, anxiety, uneasiness in the body, palpitation and fainting.

World Asthma Day 2018: 6 asanas to ease the effects of asthma

May 01, 2018 1:06 pm

The breathing exercises that are prominently taught in Yoga focus on slow inhalation and exhalation that build up the lung capacity. The intercostal or breathing muscles are also strengthened by yoga that can ease breathing issues.