Asthma Diagnosis


by Mercy Maranga - Date: 2008-11-15 - Word Count: 277 Share This!

Asthma diagnosis are the indications that the doctors get to prove that one is suffering from asthma. These indications are actually gotten through some symptoms. They are normal symptoms of asthma such as coughing, wheezing,tight chest, shortness of breath etc. The diagnosis helps one to know the appropriate treatment to be given.

Once diagnosed with asthma, there are different modes of treatment that are given.
Asthma inhalers is one of them. They come in two different forms, preventers and relievers. Preventer inhalers help to stop asthma attacks. This is because the inhaler is used frequently therefore easing the tension in the airways and thus easy flow of air. It is a must have for all asthma patients in order to reduce occurrence of attacks. Reliever inhalers give relief to patients in the time of an attack. They too are important though they are usually a last minute treatment.

Early treatment is advised as this allows the patient to live a normal life and not be worried of when an attack could take place. Tablets are yet another form of treatment given to the asthma diagnosis. Tablets too come in different kinds and are administered differently. There are tablets that are used to ease the condition, while there are those used to lower the chances of getting an attack.

Therapy is also given after asthma diagnosis. This usually helps to clear the airways of any congestion to advocate for easy flow of air in and out of the lungs. Different types of therapies are available and are very important. They help the patient live a normal life as therapy is a form of adjusting to ones condition as best way as possible.


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