Asthma. Carolina Koncz , Neha Milind , Ahmed Osman. What is asthma?. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Origin: the term asthma comes from the Greek verb “ aazein ” meaning to pant.
Carolina Koncz, NehaMilind, Ahmed Osman
-recurring period of wheezing
-shortness of breath
-children with respiratory infections.
-Long term control: help reduce airway inflammation and prevent symptoms.
-Quick relief: “rescue” relieve symptoms that may flare up.