Can stress trigger an asthma attack?

Answer On One Hand: Stress is a TriggerAsthma is a chronic disease the causes of which are not fully understood. The lungs become sensitive to a variety of allergens that trigger an attack causing the lin... Read More »

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Can spicy foods trigger an asthma attack?

On One Hand: GERD Can Aggravate AsthmaAsthma is caused by inflammation in the airways, which leads to difficulty breathing. Many things may trigger asthma attacks, including spicy food. GERD (gastr... Read More »

What can trigger asthma?

The Asthma Society of Canada defines asthma as a chronic inflammatory condition of the airway that provokes difficult breathing, coughing and wheezing. Sufferers can control their asthma by keeping... Read More »

How to Help an Asthmatic During a Asthma Attack and a Panic Attack?

You and your best friend are jogging the school required 800 meter. Your friend has asthma in the most serious form and often has panic attacks too. As you jog you tell her about what you heard so ... Read More »

Can menstruation be an asthma trigger?

Asthma is a disorder of the airways that causes attacks of coughing, wheezing, difficulty breathing and a tight feeling in the chest. About 40 percent of women with asthma suffer from attacks righ... Read More »