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Learn to Control Your Asthma

I can’t diagnose you with asthma, nor can I tell you what treatments are right for you. However, what I can do is show what treatments are available and why each type of medication might be prescribed to control your asthma symptoms. A variety of treatments can be effective because a number of different factors can trigger your asthma. So before you dive into the sections on potential treatments, it might benefit you to read about what asthma is first. Find out which symptoms you have.

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Medical Treatments for Asthma

Depending on the severity of your asthma, and what your triggers are, your treatment plan may range from a short-term inhaler to corticosteroids, combination inhalers, and even allergy shots.

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Personal Treatments for Asthma

When it comes to asthma, medication is almost always necessary. However, exercising regularly, changing your diet, and participating in more holistic practices can make a big difference.