In Many Cases, Asthma Can Be Treated and Controlled.
Are you or your child plagued by shortness of breath and wheezing no matter how much you work out? What most parents and children don’t realize is that these are common symptoms of the disease asthma.
According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, ‘asthma is the most common chronic disease of childhood, and yet many parents know little about it. In the United States, it is estimated that nearly 5 million youngsters under age 18 have this disease. In 1993 alone, asthma was the reason for almost 200,000 hospital stays and about 340 deaths among persons under age 25.’ An extremely dangerous disease, asthma can be controlled in many cases if it’s caused by allergies.
Additional Health Benefits of Treatment
Patients can expect improvements in memory, mood, concentration, sleep, cognitive ability and overall wellness. “These are all affected negatively by allergy symptoms as well as athletic performance. Patients can expect to experience improvements immediately once they are taking treatments.”
Shortness of Breath