Asthma is a chronic, inflammatory lung disease with recurrent breathing problems.
The respiratory system includes the nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, and lungs.
When you have asthma, you’ll have a team to help you manage your condition. Together, you’ll create your asthma action plan. You may see several health care providers every year who help keep you healthy.
Asthma is a long-term disease of the lungs where the airways become inflamed.
Scheduled office visits with healthcare providers are an important part of asthma care.
If your healthcare provider thinks you have asthma, there are things he or she must do to make a diagnosis.
The CDC advises that people with asthma get certain vaccines. Here's what you need to know.
Many people think of asthma as a childhood disease, but it often occurs as a new condition in older adults.