Asthma and Other Conditions

Living with COPD and Asthma
If you have COPD and asthma, you know that they cause similar symptoms.
The Sinusitis and Asthma Link
Many people who have asthma also suffer from chronic sinusitis.
Rhinitis
Rhinitis is a reaction that occurs in the eyes, nose, and throat when airborne irritants such as pollen or mold trigger allergy symptoms.
Oral Health and Asthma
If you have asthma, does your dentist know? This is important for good oral health, especially if you use a corticosteroid inhaler.
Emphysema and AAT Deficiency
The first symptoms of AAT deficiency usually are shortness of breath, wheezing following activity, and a decreased ability to exercise.
Allergies and the Immune System
Most allergic reactions are a result of an immune system that responds to a "false alarm."
Asthma and Pregnancy
With proper asthma management and good prenatal care, most women with asthma can have healthy pregnancies.
Inflammation Key to the Asthma-Sinus Connection
Researchers think they’ve found the reason that people with asthma get so many sinus infections.