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Title:
Asthma : stop suffering, start living
Author:
Gershwin, M. Eric, 1946-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
x, 262 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
What is asthma? -- The onset and course of asthmatic disease -- Allergies and asthma -- Allergic complications associated with asthma -- Identifying the cause of asthma -- Avoiding the cause of your asthma -- Diet and asthma -- Chemical and occupational asthma -- Exercise, sports, and the asthmatic -- Sugery, anesthesia, and asthma -- Pregnancy and asthma -- Self-help for people with asthma -- Medical care -- The use of drugs to prevent or relieve asthma symptoms -- Allergy shots and asthma treatment -- The treatment of acute asthma --Summer camps and care programs for asthmatics -- Traveling with asthma -- Home remedies and alternative strategies in the treatment of asthma -- Appendix A : Keeping current with asthma care -- Appendix B : Sources of products for people with asthma.
ISBN:
9780738203980
Format :
Book