ASTHMA ACTION PLAN

An Asthma Action Plan is a plan created by your doctor to help asthmatic patients like you to control your asthma effectively. Each plan may differ from patient to patient depending on severity and condition of the disease.

WHAT TO DO DURING AN ASTHMA ATTACK

During an asthma attack, there is a sudden worsening of asthma symptoms due to the tightening of muscles around the airways (known as bronchospasm). The lining of the airways becomes swollen with production of thick mucus resulting in the following symptoms…

TREATMENT OF ASTHMA

Although there is no cure for asthma most people who have asthma are able to manage the disease and live normal active lives as long as they take good…

WHAT IS ASTHMA?

Asthma affects people of all ages, but usually starts during childhood. It affects around a quarter of all children and up to15% of adults in Malaysia but only 40% of them feel that their asthma is well-controlled.

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