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What Is Nocturnal Asthma?

Nocturnal asthma is one of the most common asthma types, with the symptoms happening at night. Learn about its risks and treatment strategies. Nocturnal asthma is the worsening of asthma symptoms at night. Your experience with it can vary over time....

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Asthma Symptoms

Wheezing and chest tightness are classic indications of asthma. Learn to recognize such symptoms, so you can discuss them with your doctor and take action.

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Is Your Chest Wheezing Caused by Asthma?

An important tenet in asthma care is that 'not all that wheezes is asthma.' Learn about some of the common causes of chest wheezing. When you experience chest wheezing, you want to make sure you are correctly diagnosed. Several diseases,...

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Signs of Respiratory Distress in People With Asthma

Respiratory distress is a state seen in asthma where breathing constriction and reduced oxygen intake triggers a severe physical and psychological response. Asthma is characterized by symptoms of wheezing, cough, chest tightness,...

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Differences Between Asthma and COPD

Sometimes asthma and COPD occur together. What's the difference? Learn what you need to know and do if you suffer from both of these conditions. Differentiating between asthma and COPD didn't use to be a problem. COPD was primarily a problem of...

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Persistent Asthma Classifications

Asthma is classified by severity to direct the appropriate treatment. Learn what tests and symptoms are used for this classification. Asthma is classified by the severity of symptoms in order to direct the appropriate treatment. Based on the...

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What Is Cough-Variant Asthma?

A chronic dry cough of more than 8 weeks could be a sign of cough variant asthma, a condition with characteristics that can be difficult to diagnose. Cough-variant asthma is a form of asthma in which the primary symptom is a dry, non-productive...

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What Is Adult-Onset Asthma?

While asthma is more common in children, asthma symptoms that do not manifest until adulthood are possible. This is called adult-onset asthma. Adult-onset asthma is a subtype of asthma that develops in adulthood. The symptoms are the same as for...

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Wheezing As an Asthma Symptom for Adults

Find out what wheezing is, how common it is in adults with asthma, what it means, and how best to treat it. Wheezing, a high-pitched whistling sound produced during breathing, is among the most common symptoms of asthma. It can occur when you...

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An Overview of Bronchospasm

Bronchospasms occur when you have an acute narrowing of your airways, making it difficult to breathe. Fast treatment will help reduce your symptoms. Bronchospasms occur when your airways constrict, or narrow, causing you to have difficulty...

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