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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Difference Between Asthma And COPD

Both asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) share similar characteristics, but they're not the same conditions. Read on to know the difference between Asthma And COPD in detail.

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Your Asthma Checklist When You Leave Home

Read on to know the best precautionary measures for asthma when leaving home

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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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How to Take Care of Asthma During Diwali

Diwali causes lots of pollution which could be hazardous for those suffering from asthma. Here's a list of few things which you can do to ensure you keep your asthma in control.

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Cipla's New Television Commercial

With the second leg of #BerokZindagi having officially kicked off, the new TVC that Cipla recently launched on the 14th of December 2019 perfectly encapsulated the theme for this phase of the campaign. The same being "Asthma Ke Liye, Inhalers Hain Sahi".

The campaign aims to bring about awareness amongst both, non-asthmatics and asthmatics, about the benefits of using inhalation therapy. In doing so, we hope to destroy the stigma attached to the use of inhalers, which has prevented asthmatics all over India from accessing the correct treatment.

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