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What are the signs of an impending eosinophilic asthma attack?

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It�s easy to overlook the signs of a flare. This is because your first clue is often a cough, not the chest tightness and wheezing that�s usually the case with asthma. Another clue is if you feel very tired and winded after simple exercises, like walking and household chores.

SOURCES:

American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders: “Eosinophilic Asthma.”

J. Allen Meadows, MD, president, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

ERJ Open Research : “Management of the patient with eosinophilic asthma: a new era begins.”

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America: “Asthma Action Plan.”

Rachel Taliercio, DO, pulmonologist, Cleveland Clinic.

American Academy of Family Physicians: “How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler.”

Mayo Clinic: “Asthma Treatment: 3 Steps to Better Asthma Control.”

American Lung Association: “Reduce Asthma Triggers.”

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America: “Strong Emotions, Stress and Depression Can Trigger Asthma.”

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology: “Pneumococcal Vaccination in Asthma,” “Allergy Testing.”

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on February 03, 2020

SOURCES:

American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders: “Eosinophilic Asthma.”

J. Allen Meadows, MD, president, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

ERJ Open Research : “Management of the patient with eosinophilic asthma: a new era begins.”

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America: “Asthma Action Plan.”

Rachel Taliercio, DO, pulmonologist, Cleveland Clinic.

American Academy of Family Physicians: “How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler.”

Mayo Clinic: “Asthma Treatment: 3 Steps to Better Asthma Control.”

American Lung Association: “Reduce Asthma Triggers.”

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America: “Strong Emotions, Stress and Depression Can Trigger Asthma.”

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology: “Pneumococcal Vaccination in Asthma,” “Allergy Testing.”

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on February 03, 2020

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