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Asthma is a chronic disease that affects your airways. Your airways are tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs. If you have asthma, the inside walls of your airways become sore and swollen. That makes them very sensitive, and they may react strongly to things that you are allergic to or find irritating. When your airways react, they get narrower and your lungs get less air.

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  1. Asthma (National Library of Medicine)  
    Asthma is a chronic disease that affects your airways. Your airways are tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs. If you have asthma, the inside walls of your airways become sore ...
  2. Asthma in Children (National Library of Medicine)  
    Asthma is a chronic disease that affects your airways. Your airways are tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs. If you have asthma, the inside walls of your airways become sore ...
  3. Asthma Interactive Tutorial (Patient Education Institute)  
    Asthma Introduction Asthma is a common disease of the lungs, affecting millions of Americans. This patient education reference summary will help ... it is coughed out. Symptoms and their Causes Asthma is a condition that makes breathing difficult. This ...
  4. Pediatric asthma; Asthma - pediatric ... Asthma is caused by swelling (inflammation) in the airways. During an asthma attack, the muscles surrounding the ...
  5. Asthma - occupational exposure; Irritant-induced reactive airways disease ... Asthma is caused by inflammation (swelling) in the airways of the lungs. When an asthma attack occurs, ...
  6. Bronchial asthma ... Asthma is caused by inflammation (swelling) in the airways. When an asthma attack occurs, the lining of the air passages ...
  7. Predicting Asthma in Preschool Children with Asthma-Like Symptoms (American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology)  
    ... data collected on 2,171 children with preschool asthma-like symptoms participating the PIAMA study (development study) and 2,877 children with preschool asthma-like symptoms, participating in the multi-ethnic prospective ...
  8. Resources - asthma and allergy ... following organizations are good resources for information on asthma and allergies : Allergy and Asthma Network Mothers of ...
  9. ... Children Aged 3‒19 Years With and Without Asthma in the United States, 1999‒2010 On This ... percentage of children aged 3‒19 years without asthma exposed to ETS decreased from 1999 to 2010, ...
  10. How Is Asthma Treated and Controlled? (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... page from the NHLBI on Twitter. How Is Asthma Treated and Controlled? Asthma is a long-term ... adjusted to meet their special needs. Follow an Asthma Action Plan You can work with your doctor ...
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