Asthma is a chronic condition with a variety of triggers and symptoms that can vary from person to person. Better management of your asthma begins with a better understanding of the disease.
What Is Asthma?
Asthma is a chronic, or long-term, disease that inflames and narrows your lungs’ airways. It causes a variety of symptoms that can worsen at any time, making breathing difficult.
What Triggers Asthma?
Asthma symptoms are often triggered by exposure to irritants or conditions in your environment. Identifying and avoiding these triggers is key to properly managing your symptoms.