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Herbal Remedies for Asthma

Asthma is on the rise in America according to recent statistical reports. Most cases of asthma are caused by one’s system being filled with excessive amounts of mucous and waste matter. Yet asthma can have numerous causes.

Some people suffer from this due to genetic predisposition. It may also develop as the body reacts to an irritant. Bronchial spasms are at times related to one’s nervous system. Hyperactivity, exhaustion, tension or anxiety can at times cause an asthma attack.

Some common allergens that bring on an attack are dust mites, animal dander, drugs, environmental pollutants, chemicals, feathers, mold, fumes, food additives and smoke from cigars or cigarettes. Humidity, dryness in the air, temperature changes, laughing, low blood sugar, exercise, stress, anxiety, adrenal disorders and fear can also bring on an asthma episode. Sometimes infections of the respiratory system such as bronchitis can be involved in symptoms of asthma. Continue reading “Herbal Remedies for Asthma” »