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What is Asthma?

Asthma: The Basics

Asthma: The Basics

More than 25 million Americans suffer from asthma. Asthma attacks can be scary — but thankfully, they can also be managed effectively. So breathe a little easier. Read on to learn how to recognize the warning signs of an asthma attack, spot common triggers and find symptom relief.


By Eve Harris. Published May 14, 2012. Eve Harris helps healthcare providers, patients, advocates and researchers bridge communication gaps. Her knowledge of the patient experience ensures compelling stories while her understanding of medicine ensures accuracy.