Asthma is a chronic disease of respiratory system. In asthma air passages get swollen and become narrow. Mucus increases in air passage leading decreased breathing in and out of air in lungs, leading to difficulty in breathing, shortness of breath, cough. Patient can feel tightness in chest.
Sign and Symptoms:
Symptoms can vary from patient to patient. Difficulty/ discomfort can increase while exercise, ascending stairs or while some other physical exertion etc.
Sign and symptoms:
- Difficulty in breathing
- Shortness of breath
- Weakness on slight exertion
- Tightness in chest
Sign and symptoms and their intensity can vary in different patients. Their complaint can worsen in different situations like:
- Exposure to dust, chemicals, strong odors etc.
- Exposure to cold.
- Cold weather.
- Exertion/ exercise.
- Exposure to allergens such as pollens.
- Emotional upset.
- Mental stress.
- Air Pollution.
- High Humidity.
- Tobacco smoking.
Frequently asked questions
Is Asthma genetic:
Asthma is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Environmental factors include exposure to air pollution and allergens.
What are the things that can trigger Asthma:
- Dust mites
- Viral infections
- Certain air pollutants
- Cold air
- Chemical fumes and other strong-smelling substances like perfumes
- Certain food additives like sulfites
- Intense emotions
Do the cold weather has relation to Asthma:
Asthma is related to weather. Certain weathers like cold, humid weather and change of weather can trigger asthma.
Is Asthma Curable?
Homeopathy can cure Asthma. However duration of treatment may vary from patient to patient depending upon environmental factors, severity of disease, comorbid conditions of patient and patient response to treatment.
I have observed that Asthma is triggered further by Extreme cold, Change of weather. In food/ diet that is too Spicy/ peppery or is too fatty or icy cold also triggers Asthma. On mental level it is observed that any fears and anxieties can trigger Asthma.
There are many medicines for asthma like Antim-Tart, Carb-Veg, Pulsatilla, Arsenic Alb, Sulphur, Natrum–Sulph, Lycopodium etc., but Asthma being chronic ailment no homeopathic medicine should be taken without consulting doctor. Please consult Homeopathic doctor to get rid of breathing discomforts and Asthma.
Homoeopathy is a system of medicine that was started by Dr Samuel Hahnemann in 1796. It is based on doctrine of Similia Simlibus Curentur which means Like Cures Like.More ...
Is Homeopathy slow?
Homeopathy is not slow. This can be decided by you. Take an example: If a patient is taking treatment for hypertension in other system of medicine and has to take medicine for whole life but with Homoeopathy if hypertension is cured in one year or one and half year and medicine is stopped then you have to decide which system of medicine is slow/ fast.
Is Homeopathy good for chronic diseases only ?
No it is not true. Homeopathy is very effective in both Acute and Chronic diseases.
Is Homeopathy effective in Autoimmune diseases like Rheumatoid Arthritis / Psoriasis / Alopecia Areata / Vitiligo / Celiac disease / Crohn’s disease / Ulcerative Colitis ?
Yes, there are numerous cases in which Homeopathic remedies has shown efficacy in cases in Autoimmune diseases like Rheumatoid Arthritis / Psoriasis / Alopecia Areata / Vitiligo / Celiac disease / Crohn’s disease / Ulcerative Colitis ?
Is Homeopathy effective in diseases in the body like Tumor / cyst / fibroid / corn / wart / polyp / ganglion / stone / ulceration etc. ?
Yes, there are numerous cases in which Homeopathic remedies has shown efficacy in cases like Tumor / cyst / fibroid / corn / wart / polyp / ganglion / stone / ulceration etc.
Do Homeopathy medicines increase the disease symptoms in all the cases ?
Not true, Homeopathic aggravation is misinterpreted. There may be a mild increase in the symptoms in a few cases in which suppression is there.