Definitions for "Asthma"
A disease, characterized by difficulty of breathing (due to a spasmodic contraction of the bronchi), recurring at intervals, accompanied with a wheezing sound, a sense of constriction in the chest, a cough, and expectoration.
a respiratory system disease in which the airways shrink due to exposure to an allergen, cold air, exercise, or emotional stress. This can cause symptoms such as wheezing and coughing, chest tightness, and the inability to breathe.
a chronic disease of the lungs. Symptoms include cough, wheezing, a tight feeling in the chest, and trouble breathing.
Relationship to Vitamin B6 Requirement"Children with asthma have been shown to have a metabolic defect in tryptophan metabolism..."
Relationship to Vitamin B6 Requirement"...Studies have shown that patients benefit from either a tryptophan-restricted diet or B6 supplementation to correct the blocked tryptophan metabolism..." Recommendation Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)" Vitamin B6 deficiency is common in asthmatics..."
Recommendation Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)"...684-8] Nonetheless, the research remains somewhat inconsistent, and one double-blind trial found that high amounts of B6 supplements did not help asthmatics who required the use of steroid drugs..."
Goldenseal, Ma Huang, Ginkgo Biloba, Licorice
Blood Root, St. John's Wort, Mullein, Saw Palmetto, Wild Cherry Bark, Goldenseal Root, Cayenne, Comfrey and Lobelia.
Recommendation Cayenne Pepper"...The respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts contain neurons which have large numbers of substance P receptors..."
Hydroperoxide Pyrophoric
One of the effects of poor indoor air quality. Other symptoms of air pollution include rhinitis, tiredness, and general malaise and is it is even thought to reduce people's sex drive.
a natural homeopathic medication
a worldwide matter of serious concern
A very serious health problem in Australia that affects one in four children, one in seven adolescents and one in ten adults - over two million Australians. Asthma kills over 400 people per year in Australia and is the major cause of hospitalisation in Children.
a disease that consists of two main components
a very common disease affecting approximately seven percent of Americans and the prevalence appears to be rising
Keywords:  fairly, cats, age, children, common
a common condition even in small children under age three
a fairly common condition in cats of all ages
Keywords:  charity, living, national, people
UK A national charity for people living with asthma