If a person often experience shortness of breath or hear a whistling sound in the chest when they are breathing, they may have asthma. It is a chronic condition that causes inflammation and narrowing of the cartilaginous tube tubes, the passageways that permit air to enter and leave the lungs. If people with asthma are come in contact with such things which can cause trouble of their normal breathing, then the symptoms of asthma can become more severe.
Types of asthma
There are two types of asthma: allergic (caused by exposure to an allergen) and non allergic (caused by stress, exercise, flu, or exposure to extreme weather, irritants in the air or sometime due to medications).
Here are some symptoms which can help people to diagnosis their asthma tendency in a early stage without any prior damage of health. It is very painful experience of asthma. Here are some symptoms through which you can recognize your trouble.
- Coughing, especially at night, when laughing or during exercise
- Shortness of breath
- Chest tightness
- Wheezing (a whistling sound in chest when breathe)
- if left untreated the asthma symptom can get serious and can become deadly at any time.
Based on your history and the tendency of your asthma, the doctor will make a care plan for you who will called an asthma action plan. This plan describes when and how to use the medications, actions to take when asthma getting worse, and when to seek care for an emergency. Make sure you understand this plan; if not, and then ask your questions and doubts to the doctor who made this plan for you.
Prevention is the best way to keep asthma aside. The asthma attacked person would know about their trigger point and the causes of their asthma. If the person faces asthma attack very often they should consult immediately with a doctor. The doctor will treat the patient of asthma properly after examine .Take medicines according doctor’s advices and stay away from dust, air pollution, smoke and al those things which can awake your asthma. Stay in touch with your doctor and stay away from the causes of asthma.
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