Health Tip: Learn Your Risk for Asthma
(HealthDay News) -- Asthma can begin at any age, but it usually starts in childhood.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute says risk factors for developing asthma include:
Having frequent respiratory infections and wheezing.
Having a parent with asthma.
Being a boy or an adult woman.
Working in an environment with dust and chemicals.
Date Published: 07/27/2017