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Asthma in Kids Under 5 by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ELLEN CRAIN, MD: About 7 to 10% of children in the United States have asthma, and the rate of diagnosis of asthma has increased dramatically over the last 10 or 15 years. A ... Read on »
Asthma 101 by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: An estimated 25 million Americans have asthma. Some of those people experience occasional shortness of breath. But asthma can be more serious, and should never be i ... Read on »
Treating Allergic Asthma by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma CHERYL: I've been dealing with asthma my entire life. I had allergies as a young child. ANNOUNCER: For Cheryl, asthma and allergies have always gone hand in hand. She's not ... Read on »
Learning to Live with Asthma by TeamAsthma .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma CHERYL: I've been dealing with asthma my whole life. I was born with asthma. ANNOUNCER: For people like Cheryl, managing asthma becomes a way of life. Having a plan can help ... Read on »
Asthma - Fighting for Breathing Space by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma CHERYL: It's a horrible feeling living with asthma. You never know, you can be good one moment and then sick the next moment. ANNOUNCER: Cheryl is one of 20 million American ... Read on »
Controlling Asthma During Pregnancy by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: More than 17 million adult Americans have asthma. Surveys show many are under treated, or untreated. When those who fail to control their asthma are women who are p ... Read on »
Treatment of Asthma in Children 5-12 by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: When young children with asthma begin to step out into the world, the things that trigger breathing problems often change. Very young children usually have asthma a ... Read on »
Asthma in Adolescents: Dealing With New Challenges by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: One problem in treating asthma among adolescents is that the course of the disease can change, sometimes unpredictably. NANCY OSTROM, MD: Some adolescents will h ... Read on »
Pregnancy, Asthma, and Doctors by TeamAsthma .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: Doctors say a pregnant woman with asthma may hurt herself and her unborn child if her disease goes untreated. EMILY DIMANGO, MD: Women with asthma who become pre ... Read on »
Treating Asthma in Pregnancy by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma ANNOUNCER: Doctors say its extremely important for women with asthma to treat their disease especially when pregnant. EMILY DIMANGO, MD: The risks to the mother of not trea ... Read on »
How to Avoid Asthma Attacks by TeamAsthma .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Asthma VAREN BLACK: Hi, I'm Varen Black. Our topic today is asthma prevention, and my guest is Dr. Chris Winslow, a pulmonologist and asthma specialist at Northwestern Memorial Hospi ... Read on »