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Facts about Bronchitis and Asthmafrom: Maxx Family Life
Chronic bronchitis, as with any other "chronic" illness, is a long-term and persistent condition that causes ongoing suffering.
Chronic bronchitis is the irritation or swelling of the lung's airways, which are tubes in the lungs where the air passes through. These airways are also called "bronchial tubes".
This irritation occurs in the bronchial tubes form a thick mucus causing the bronchial tubes to be blocked, which results in difficulty breathing.
Asthma, on the other hand, is the chronic inflammation of the airways or bronchial tubes. It's a common lung disorder is also characterized by difficulty breathing.
Chronic bronchitis is usually associated with asthma as well as allergies. If fact, there are several factors that could trigger a bronchial infection.
The symptoms of both disorders include coughing, chest contractions, wheezing along with breathing difficulties.
Unfortunately your environment contains a number of threats that can set off a bronchial infection and the beginnings of these symptoms.
Once environmental factor that can't be avoided is dust and for anyone with a respiratory system problem, dust is difficult for their health. Thus any place that has too much dust accumulation isn't an ideal place for asthmatics and sufferer of bronchitis to spend any time and should limit their exposure as much as possible.
Those who are especially sensitive should consider installing specialized air cleaning equipment in their home. If you're one of these lung sufferers, visit the online links for free tips on avoiding and removing factors that can trigger asthma and bronchial cough withing your home.
Chemical odors and fumes are also factors that could bring harm to the respiratory system, resulting in an bronchial infection. Once example tobacco smoke which could compromise the respiratory system for the smoker and anyone person who can't avoid inhaling the smoke they produce. This could lead to a chronic cough experienced by the asthmatics and bronchitis sufferers.
In addition, a chronic cough and bronchitis could be triggered by the stomach irritating acid caused by the stomach acid's backflow to the esophagus, or acid reflux.
For those suffererers of a chronic cough triggered by bronchitis or asthma, an accurate diagnosis from a pulmonary or respiratory medical specialist should be sought.
Bronchitis is the swelling of the bronchial tubes. And can either be acute or short-lived, or can last for a long period of time, termed as chronic. This is infected by certain viruses and lung irritants such as pollution and smoke that bring harm to respiratory tract.
Meanwhile, the bronchial asthma is caused by the stomach problem or the gastrointestinal tract. Although this may also be triggered by certain form of substances such as dust.
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