Asthma

Asthma

Stop Suffering, Start Living

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
An updated health handbook presents information on the causes, prevention, and treatment of asthma, covering the triggers of asthma attacks, allergies, diet, pregnancy, medications, exercises to improve breathing, and self-care techniques. Original. 12,500 first printing.

Perseus Publishing
Totally revised and updated, the complete guide to living with and controlling adult and childhood asthma.

With recommendations on what to do during an asthma attack, warning lists of foods and preservatives that can trigger them, and the latest information on drug treatments, home remedies, and alternative ways to control the disease, Asthma will help readers stop suffering and better cope with the daily challenges of their disease. Totally revised and updated, with sound advice for both adults and children, Asthma is one of the most comprehensive home health references available.


Book News
Since the last edition almost a decade ago, researchers have learned more about the nature of asthma, how it affects sufferers, and the treatments available to respond to it. This revised edition (its authors are a doctor and a writer who suffered from childhood asthma) is a home reference that focuses on relieving symptoms and controlling the disease. It offers advice on diet, exercise, medications, pregnancy, and traveling and suggests resources such as organizations, Web sites, and products that can help people with asthma and those who care for them. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., c2001
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780738203980
073820398X
Characteristics: x, 262 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Klingelhofer, E. L. (Ed L.)

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