Woman with chronic asthma describes struggle of wearing a face mask
Most businesses have been given the green light to re-open with guidance in place. The majority of businesses require employees and customers to wear a face covering either while entering, or throughout the duration of the time in the store. But those who have respiratory illnesses say it’s difficult to wear a face mask for […]
Slideshow: Asthma and the Weather
Does the weather affect your asthma? Find out how heat, cold and thunderstorms can make it hard to breathe -- and what you can do about it.
Asthma isn't just a childhood disease
Asthma is a common medical condition, affecting one in 12 people in the United States. It might seem like a mild ailment, with simplistic movie depictions showing a kid treating
Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Asthma
This WebMD slideshow takes a look at asthma symptoms and treatment options, as well as the most common causes of asthma and what can trigger an asthma attack.
What to Know About Asthma
Asthma can make breathing difficult and cause coughing and wheezing. Learn about the different types of asthma here, such as bronchial asthma and allergic asthma. Discover risk factors and find out whether it’s preventable. Also get lifestyle tips, see how it’s related to COPD or how it affects pregnancy, and more.