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Asthma triggers

… impact your asthma and how to manage this trigger. Female sex hormones and asthma Find out more about female sex hormones and asthma, and how you can lower your risk.  …

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Understanding asthma triggers

… diary of activities and symptoms, or keep a record of your peak flow, to help you spot patterns. Why are my reactions to …

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Emotions and asthma

… or record them in the ‘weekly comments’ section of your peak flow diary. Mick It was useful to sit down and try and identify …

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Thunderstorms and asthma

… last reviewed: 31 March 2024 Next review due: 31 March 2025 … Find out why thunderstorms can trigger your asthma and …

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Colds, flu and asthma

… and flu trigger asthma? Colds and flu are common asthma triggers. In a recent Asthma + Lung UK survey, around 3 in 4 …

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Pets and asthma

… about allergy medicines like antihistamine tablets or nasal sprays.  Always carry your reliever inhaler Always … someone with a pet, take an antihistamine  (as a tablet or nasal spray) before you visit, to help prevent symptoms. If you …

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Stress and asthma

… symptoms, how to recognise if it’s one of your asthma triggers, and how to lower your risk of stress affecting your … can mean: you’re more likely to react to your usual asthma triggers, including colds and respiratory infections , have …

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Alcohol and asthma

… The best way to know if alcohol is one of your asthma triggers is to take note of any symptoms when you drink … alcohol makes them more sensitive to their other asthma triggers , like cigarette smoke and pollen. Everyone is … low-sulphite wines contain some sulphites. Be aware that triggers can change. “It’s not unusual for a drink to trigger …

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Air pollution and asthma

Air pollution and asthma Find out how air pollution can trigger your asthma symptoms. On this page How does air pollution affect asthma? How can I lower my risk? Print …

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Female sex hormones and asthma

… Female sex hormones and asthma Have you noticed asthma symptoms are … been affected by the menopause? Find out more about female sex hormones and asthma, and how you can lower your risk.  On this page How do female sex hormones trigger asthma symptoms? When is your asthma …

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Exercise and asthma

… when you exercise if: you have a preventer inhaler or a MART inhaler inhaler and you don’t take it every day as … when you exercise by: If you have a preventer inhaler or a MART inhaler, using it every day as prescribed, even if you … and motivation to stay active. Using your preventer or MART inhaler every day If you have a preventer inhaler or a …