Hot weather and Covid-19 trigger asthma

Contrary to what is known, Medicana Çamlıca Hospital Chest Diseases Specialist Uzm, who stated that asthma patients can have a crisis not only in seasonal changes but also in hot weather and that asthma and allergy patients may be under threat in many ways in summer. Dr. Hacer Ofluoğlu stated that humid and hot air is the main source of the problem. Stating that attention should be paid in terms of allergens that increase in…

"Hot weather and Covid-19 trigger asthma"

It is possible to control asthma symptoms

Turkish Thoracic Society Düzce Provincial Representative Prof. Dr. Ege Güleç Balbay stated that asthma is considered a very important public health problem by the World Health Organization (WHO), in a statement he made on the occasion of the “5th May World Asthma Day”. Stating that according to WHO, it is estimated that 339 million people in the world have asthma, Balbay said: “There is no drug treatment anywhere in the world that completely eliminates asthma.…

"It is possible to control asthma symptoms"

What is an asthma disease? What is good for allergic asthma? What should asthma patients pay attention to?

Tuesday, May 04, 2021 – 14:59 | Last Updated: 04 05 2021 – 14:59 With the decision of the World Health Organization, the first Tuesday of May every year was determined as World Asthma Day. Making a statement due to the World Asthma Day, Chest Diseases Specialist Prof. Dr. Nurhayat Yıldırım said, “Asthma is a chronic but manageable disease. It is very important for patients to receive their treatments regularly so that they can maintain…

"What is an asthma disease? What is good for allergic asthma? What should asthma patients pay attention to?"

Myths about asthma (May 5, World Asthma Day)

Due to the 5th May World Asthma Day, the Turkish TORAKS Association made a statement and made important statements within the scope of the theme “Known Wrongs in Asthma”. The common misconceptions and correct information about asthma in our society are as follows; • Asthma is a childhood illness; The idea that it will disappear over time is wrong and asthma can occur at any age (in children, adolescents, adults and the elderly). Although some…

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‘Early life asthma may recur in older ages’ warning

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Head of Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Department. Dr. Bülent Şekerel pointed out that asthma can occur at any age and stated that avoiding air pollution and regular exercise reduces the effects of the disease. Şekerel told Anadolu Agency (AA) that asthma occurs due to a specific inflammation that is not caused by microbes and causes narrowing of the airway, on the occasion of World Asthma Day. Stating that asthma manifests…

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Cesarean delivery increases the risk of asthma in the child

Dr. Sami Ulus Obstetrics, Child Health and Diseases Training and Research Hospital Chief Physician, Pediatric Immunology and Allergy Diseases Specialist Assoc. Dr. Zülfikar Akelma told Anadolu Agency (AA) that asthma is a very common chronic disease all over the world, and the World Health Organization (WHO) accepts asthma as an important global public health problem. Stating that the quality of life of an asthmatic patient decreases, he can experience frequent attacks as well as continuous…

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‘Air freshener’ warning on increase in asthma …

gave | Saturday, February 20, 2021 – 17:34 | Last Updated: 20 02 2021 – 17:34 Drawing attention to the dangers of room odors used in homes and cars and exposed to more in winter, Chest Diseases Specialist Prof. Dr. Muhammed Emin Akkoyunlu said, “Although we are in the middle of winter, we have seen an increase in asthma cases. The most important reason for this is room odors used in closed areas.” Akkoyunlu warned…

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University of Oxford: Asthma drug protects against severe Covid-19 – Health News

A new study by Oxford University in England showed that the cheap and widely available asthma drug “budesonide” significantly reduces the risk of developing severe Covid-19 disease. The researchers pointed out that the drug should be taken at the first stage of symptoms, and stated that the treatment not only prevented Covid-19 from going bad, but also shortened the duration of the disease. DISCOVERED THAT THOSE WITH ASTHMA AND COPD LESS REFER TO HOSPITAL DUE…

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