asthma attack

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Nucala is approved for patients who have a history of severe asthma attacks (exacerbations) despite receiving their current asthma medicines.
The 25-year-old, who is originally from Llandudno Junction, North Wales, suffered a massive asthma attack in April.
Many people don't realise how serious asthma is yet every 10 seconds someone in the UK is having a potentially life-threatening asthma attack and three people die from asthma every day.
Deborah Waddell, lead clinical advisor at Asthma UK, said: "It's impossible to avoid all asthma triggers, but there are things that you can do to reduce your risk of an asthma attack.
Idris is in hospital after an asthma attack on the plane last night," said Mr Singh.
Idris is in hospital after an asthma attack on the plane last night," Mr Singh told reporters at the press conference.
SCHOOLS may be allowed to keep emergency inhalers to stop pupils dying from asthma attacks, health officials revealed yesterday.
If an asthma attack occurs, use a short-acting beta-agonist and, if needed, supplemental oxygen and monitor carefully.
Lightweight particles transported through the air are inhaled into the lungs and when they enter the airways, these particles, known as environmental triggers, causes an inflammatory response in the airway walls, resulting in an asthma attack.
Louise had a serious asthma attack and was out cold for at least five minutes.
Dr Couriel concluded exercise and excitement - running around the laser game's arena - may have been factors in bringing on the severe asthma attack.
Having an asthma attack is not as they would have it "such fun".
This randomised control trial aimed to assess the role of EPs[R]7630 in asthma attack frequency after upper respiratory tract viral infection.
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation trust is looking for people to take part in a study to discover whether antibiotic Azithromycin is an effective treatment for adults having a severe asthma attack.
A THIRD of severe asthma sufferers have been put on a life support machine as the result of an asthma attack, figures show.