3 Myths About Inhalers That Just Aren't True

Did you know that inhalers aren't addictive? Yes, you heard that right! Asthma is a condition that all of us are familiar with. Unfortunately, most of the myths related to the treatment of asthma are just that – myths and in this day and age, they have created a major barrier between an asthmatic and the appropriate treatment. 

We recently kicked off the second phase of our #BerokZindagi campaign. The core philosophy of the same being - "Asthma Ke Liye, Inhalers Hain Sahi". Keeping this in mind, we decided to bust the major myths attached to the use of inhalers. 

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FB Live Interview with Dr. Jagdish Chinnappa, Dr. Raja Dhar, Priyadarshini Chatterjee and Hetal Kamdar

One of the most alarming asthma facts is that more than 37 million Indians suffer from it.

After achieving our goal of creating awareness about asthma with the first phase of our campaign, we at Cipla recently launched the second phase of our #BerokZindagi campaign with the core message being "Asthma ke liye, #InhalerHainSahi".

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Causes and Risk Factors of COPD

COPD is caused by a number of reasons - smoking, pollution, exposure to chemical fumes and toxic substances being the most common. Read on to know more about the risk factors 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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Your Asthma Checklist When You Leave Home

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

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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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