Asthma for Non-Asthmatics

 

When you hear the word asthma, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Inhalers? The latest movies?

 

Asthma is one word that is known to people all over the world but the details of the condition usually remain hidden from the general public. Did you know that asthma is a condition that affects more than 3.5 crore individuals in India alone? With the second leg of #BerokZindagi being kicked off, we realized that it was time to bring non-asthmatics into the fold and educate them about the nitty-gritties of the condition.

 

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How Air Pollution Leads To Asthma

It’s time to put on your anti-pollution masks if you reside in Delhi, Patna, Gwalior or Raipur.

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The Ideal Daily Routine for Someone Suffering from COPD

 

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD is an umbrella term which is used to cover a number of respiratory diseases. COPD affects the lungs which lead to the individual finding it difficult to breathe.

It mainly comprises of three conditions:

1. Emphysema

2. Chronic Bronchitis

As per the latest Global Burden of Disease study, there is an estimated average of 55 million individuals in India who are currently suffering from COPD.

 

What Are The Causes of COPD?    

 

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Tips To Control Asthma During Winter

The winter season comes with its own set of problems for asthmatics. Learn how you could prevent a winter asthma attack and live a normal life.

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Can Kids Outgrow Asthma?

 

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease in which the airways become sensitive to allergens or irritants. When the airways are exposed to such substances, the lining of the air passages become swollen and inflamed. In addition, the muscles around the airways tighten and there is an increase in mucus production in the lining. These factors narrow the passage of air in and out of the lungs and cause an obstruction in breathing.

 

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Causes Of Asthma You Must Be Aware Of

Asthma is a condition in which your airways swell and produce extra mucus. While the causes can vary from person to person, here are some common causes of asthma you must be aware of.

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