Asthma

Taking the breath away… literally!

According to a survey carried by WHO it has been found that for more than 300 million people in the worldwide are facing problem in breathing because of asthma. Asthma attacks both people of developing as well as developed countries which affect people of all age groups. Asthma is most commonly occurring chronic disease in children these days. The prevalence for asthma patients has raised in the past few years because of the advancement in the treatment for asthma.

Asthma could be described as a chronic disease commonly named as a respiratory allergy, which is observed as recurrent attacks of breathlessness and wheezing. The frequency and severity of symptoms of asthma vary largely from person to person. According to the severity of treatments, the individualized treatment with Homeopathy can proof to give significant relief to patients of asthma and help them to lead an easy and healthy life

Myths and Facts about Asthma

Myth: I only felt asthma when I have some trouble in breathing and the rest of the time I am free from asthma.

Fact:With this thought only, the patient compliance in asthmatics is very poor. It is important to understand what asthma is. Primarily asthma occurs with some episodes of the acute attack with some symptoms like breathlessness, cough and wheezing are seen. During the occurrence of these attacks, the body starts retaining its asthmatic tendencies though they are not sometimes expressed externally. Therefore, when you want to treat your asthma, it is not only important to take medications during the attack, but you must put on medication regularly between the attacks in order to provide effective long-term control of asthma disease.


Myth: The children tend to outgrow asthma and long-term medication is not mandatory for them.

Fact: It is absolutely correct that a small percentage of children do outgrow from their asthma condition, but in the latest studies, it has shown that this condition of outgrowing from asthma is valid only in a small percentage of cases. Many children possibly show a huge reduction in their asthmatic symptoms at the age of 5-7 years. However, a lot of these children were reported of the recurrence of the symptoms when they reach an age of 13 years. On the other hand, there is a significant number of children, who do not experience any reduction in their suffering with age. For such children, if they are not prescribed with active medical intervention, their asthma condition could become very debilitating.


Myth: If anyone is suffering from asthma, exertion is the foremost thing to be avoided.

Fact:You can notice that there have been many famous athletes who are suffering from asthma and they have proven themselves in the area of sport. They never let their asthma to stop them from becoming the best and prove them in their interest. History is a proof to the fact that there are many professional Olympic medalists, basketball players, marathon runners, who. have been suffered with asthmatic. If their asthma did not stop them from excelling in whatever they wanted to pursue then why yours is stopping you?

Homeopathic treatment for Asthma:Homeopathy provides permanent treatment for asthma and this help to restore the strength of natural healing system such that it becomes strong enough to fight against the condition. Homoeopathic medicine does not produce any side effect on the patient and these are natural and safe medication. Homoeopathic medicine for asthma conditions includes Spongia Tosta, Arsenic Album, Antimonium Tart, Ipecac and Drosera Rotundifolia, which can be prescribed to people of any age group.