Finding out that your child has asthma can be devastating news in your family, but today you can keep your child healthy and learn how to cope with this chronic disease. It can make you too cautious and become a stressful experience for your family. Knowing more about asthma in children can help you overcome the difficulties and cope with the disease.
The new machine that cleans the air, make asthma
sufferers feel better without drugs.
The device called the Protexo machine
, produced by Swedish company Airsonett
, is used during sleep, delivering flow of pure filtered air to remove common allergens
that cause inflammation of the lungs. The machine uses technology that is often applied to maintain sterile conditions.
The new study revealed that stress in childhood plays a major role in development of asthma. Scientists at the University of Otago School of Medicine and Health Sciences used the data of more than 18,000 men and women from around the world as a part of World Mental Health surveys.
It is known that severe stress can aggravate asthma condition, but now it's the first time when there is an evidence of how early stressful events can influence the development of asthma. The study showed that such events as death of parent, physical abuse and depression may eventually lead to asthma.