One can get Asthma at any age
One can get Asthma at any age said Padma Shri & Dr. B.C. Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal, President, Heart Care Foundation of India. Asthma disturbs the regular life of asthmatic patients due to difficulty in breathing. Asthma for a person might be due to many factors. Some of the risk factors of asthma can be controlled and some cannot. To prevent Asthma one should control the trigger factors or limit the controllable risk factors such as exposure to tobacco smoke, mold spores, dust mites, perfume, feather buds, pet dander, pollen, cockroaches etc. The occupational triggers include chemicals, environmental irritants such as fumes, cold air etc. Non-controllable risk factors are family history, low birth weight, obesity and gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD).