asthma information

Asthma is a chronic disease that affects the airways (small tubes that branch out from the lungs). Asthma cannot be cured, but most people with asthma can control the symptoms and lead active lives. With asthma, airways become inflamed and irritated in reaction to some kind of substance or situation, called a “trigger.” Common asthma triggers include: Allergens, such as pollen, mold, dust and dust mites, cockroaches; Irritants, such as pollution, cigarette smoke, cold air, strong odors, stress; Sulfites in food or beverages.

Yoga for Asthma

Practicing yoga can provide unique benefits for the asthma sufferer and avoid the potential side effects often associated with pharmaceutical drugs.

Ayurveda for Asthma

Ayurveda can provide complementary treatment for asthma, helping to reduce the severity and frequency of asthma attacks.

Homeopathy for Asthma

Homeopathy provides a safe, alternative method to treat asthma by strengthening and balancing the immune system.

Integrative Medicine for Asthma

Increasingly, patients and parents of children with asthma are using alternative and complementary medical approaches...

Herbal Remedies for Asthma

Try excluding eggs, wheat, and dairy products--one at a time--from your diet. ...

Naturopathic Medicine for Asthma

Naturopathic Medicine offers a variety of natural treatments for asthma which can provide long lasting relief from it...

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asthma videos

Asthma: Solve Asthma with the Buteyko Method
Asthma: Solve Asthma with the Buteyko Method

Learn more about ""over breathing"" and asthma. This video is about the Buteyko Method and how the three asthma patients do in treatment.

Asthma and Acupuncture
Asthma and Acupuncture

This clip features acupuncturist Archna Patel and Complementary Medical Practitioner Dr Mosaraf Ali. Archna tells a wonderful story about acupuncture and its incredible effects in Asthma treatment. Dr Ali then goes on to explain in intriguing detail about Asthma and the neck connection...

Complementary and Alternative Asthma Treatments
Complementary and Alternative Asthma Treatments

ASTHMA - Investigating Asthma - Complementary and Alternative Approaches. Video clip from ASTHMA AN INTEGRATED APPROACH, presented by the Barefoot Doctor.

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asthma blogs

Homeopathy in Germantown Maryland

Nearly 36 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies or hay fever, according to American academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the main cause for causing allergy is pollen. Once you f...

Hidden Rhythm Acupuncture in Tempe

Acupuncture for the Treatment of Asthma Background of Asthma According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control), nearly 6.7 million or 9.1 % of children were being treated for asthma in th...

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The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, in conjunction with ’s Weifang School of Medicine, has discovered the effectiveness of three Chinese herbs in treating symptoms without the side effects commonl...

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Enyart Chiropractic

Here is an interesting item from Dr. William Ferril, MD.  I blogged today about Vitamin D supplementation and flu prevention, but research has also linked Vitamin D defiency to asthma.  Please chec...

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