Asthma affects three million sufferers in the UK. This easy-to-read guide offers answers to commonly asked questions about asthma such as "What are the symptoms?", "What are asthma triggers and how can I avoid them?" and "How can I manage the disease?".
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Asthma is the complete consumer's guide to the cause of nearly 3 million lost workdays, the leading cause of absenteeism from American schools, and a potentially deadly disease. With its reader-friendly style, Asthma cuts through the medical jargon and answers hundreds of questions including: What are asthma's common and distinctive symptoms?; What conditions are similar to asthma and how do you tell the difference/; How do genetics and stress affect asthma; What are the key asthma triggers and how do you avoid them:; How do exercise, foods and weather influence asthma?; When should a child with asthma go to the emergency room? In Asthma you'll learn about the effectiveness and side effects of both traditional and powerful new drugs; the new approach called "the first line of defense" in asthma-management programs; how doctors decide which treatment path is best, and hundreds of other facts, tips and pointers. Asthma provides the latest information and research on diagnosis and treatment, putting you in control, detailing all the preventive measures and self-care techniques proven to work. This is an essential book for all asthma sufferers and their loved ones. -- Midwest Book Review
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Book Description Peoples Medical Society, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. May have light shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # BK0072552
Book Description Peoples Medical Society, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1882606167
Book Description Peoples Medical Society, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1882606167
Book Description Book Condition: New. Ships From Canada. New. No dust jacket as issued. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 192 p. Audience: General/trade. Bookseller Inventory # 8937971496
Book Description Peoples Medical Society, Allentown, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1994. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 000606