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Asthma, Allergy and Sinus Clinic

Common allergy questions and answers 

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Do I have asthma?

 Symptoms include:  

  • Coughing
  • Wheezing
  • Chest tightness
  • Shortness of breath

Triggers:  

  • Allergens (animal dander, pollen, mold spores, dust mite, cockroach, etc...)
  • Cold air
  • Exercise
  • Infections
  • Cigarette smoke
  • Odors and Fumes
  • Stress

Suspect Asthma if.... 

  • Child with eczema and cough or wheezing
  • Frequent bronchitis in a non-smoker
  • Cold always ends in chest symptoms
  • Symptoms of asthma at night-time or with exertion
  • History of pneumonia
  • Severe upper airway and sinus disease

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