Many parents, caregivers will have some ideas, such as:
"Children are only coughing
, not asthma"
"Worried about the long-term use of steroids may have side effects on the growth of children.”
"Asthma should avoid physical education/ gym activities."
This concept may lead to asthma children lack of exercise because of their parent’s neglect.
In the current environment, particulate matter
(PM2.5), air pollution
problems, resulting in asthma has become the most common childhood chronic diseases.
According to the Department of Health, Taipei City Government statistics, every five primary school students have a first year suffering from asthma
Asthma is a chronic allergic disease, is the bronchial irritation caused by bronchial inflammation of the reaction, and will repeatedly repeated recurrence. When the asthma attack, the tracheal muscles will shrink, resulting in narrow airway, the air cannot pass through the lungs, it will be leading to difficulty breathing. Serious, and even life-threatening.
Domestic physicians pointed out that because of the efficiency of children's lung function is not as adults, if we do not properly controlled asthma, it will treat the children repeatedly attack, and easily leads to respiratory failure, may cause lung injury.
Physicians suggestion, parents should have knowledge about how to take care of asthma children’s, such as the treatment of asthma when the emergency treatment, and the correct use of asthma medication sprayer or nebulizer.
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