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Understanding Asthma

Asthma is a disease that inflames and narrows the airways in your lungs. If the airways become so narrow that you have trouble breathing, it’s called an asthma flare-up (or “asthma attack”). Air travels into and out of the lungs through tubes called airways.

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Understanding Asthma

Asthma is a disease that affects how you breathe. When you have asthma, it can be difficult to get air in and out of your lungs.

Managing Asthma

Asthma is a disease that affects how you breathe. When you have asthma, it can be difficult to get air in and out of your lungs.

Allergic Rhinitis - View 'Allergic Rhinitis' video

Allergic rhinitis is also known as "hay fever." The symptoms can be seasonal, especially in the spring and fall, or year round. In this video, you'll learn what happens when you have allergic rhinitis and what you can do to minimize symptoms.

Your Asthma Action Plan

Your healthcare team will help you design a personal action plan. This will help you control your asthma so you can feel your best.

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