ASTHMA CONTROL – GENERAL ADVICE

GINA Assessment of Asthma Control allows you to self assess your level of control based of these 4 SIMPLE QUESTIONS In the past 4 weeks, have you had Daytime asthma symptoms more than twice a week? Any night waking due to asthma? Reliever needed...

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…

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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