Asthma

How to Stop an Asthma Attack

How to Stop an Asthma Attack
Sometimes an asthma attack can be stopped if you relax, use your inhaler and breathe effectively. Other times, treatment for an asthma attack requires a trip to the hospital. The key is proper planning, so you know what to do when an attack occurs.Th

How to Quit Advair

How to Quit Advair
Advair is a type of corticosteroid medication developed to treat asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema and other pulmonary disorders. An inhaler delivers the medication to patients orally, and the patient inhales a mist of the medi

How to Make Homemade Spacer Devices for Asthma

How to Make Homemade Spacer Devices for Asthma
Inhaled asthma medications such as bronchodilators, are the most effective way to rapidly reverse the narrowing of an asthmatic child's airways. Inhaled medicines are typically administered with a metered-dose-inhaler (MDI), and for children, with a

How to Get Rid of an Asthma Cough

How to Get Rid of an Asthma Cough
Coughing is a common symptom of asthma and can be worse at night than during the day. Asthma coughs are often dry-sounding and do not produce phlegm. There are several ways to control and get rid of an asthma cough and soothe irritated airways.Things

How to Use Saline in a Nebulizer

How to Use Saline in a Nebulizer
Using saline solution in a nebulizer is an excellent and safe way to help lung congestion. The saline solution helps break up mucus in the lungs so that it may be expelled by a cough. It can also soothe throats and airways that have become irritated
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