Asthma

San Antonio Chiropractor and Asthma Relief

Asthma Relief in San Antonio

Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the lower airways, causing wheezing attacks, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing. An Asthma Attack has the potential of being extremely dangerous if airflow to the lungs become severely restricted. The length of Asthma Attacks can last anywhere from minutes to days. If you are looking for Asthma Relief, Moore Life Health Solutions has the information and solutions for you.

Allergies and Inflammation

Asthma is common disorder that many patients suffer from which is caused by allergies and inflammation. Many patients are taking multiple medications in order to control the symptoms of asthma. In essence, asthma is a condition of inflammation. However, in order to treat asthma, we must look further to see the cause of the inflammation.

Toxicity

Today, there is a rise in the number of children who are diagnosed with asthma. At its core, asthma occurs when cells become too inflamed and stressed for oxygen. Oftentimes, dietary changes are recommended, but there are also particular elements of a diet that make asthma worse. Therefore, toxicity is the number one player.

Removing The Cause

Some foods that are causing asthma may even be considered healthy. In other countries where healthcare is hard to find, it is very difficult to find an individual with asthma. If we are removing the cause of the inflammation (asthma), which may be a particular dietary item, the body is able to heal itself from the toxicity (cause). In order to figure out what the cause is, the right types of testing must be completed in order to bring to light the various inflammatory and toxic causes.

The following is a list of common Asthma Symptoms:

  • Cough with or without sputum (phlegm) production
  • Pulling in of the skin between the ribs when breathing (intercostal retractions)
  • Shortness of breath that gets worse with exercise or activity
  • Wheezing
    • Comes in episodes
    • May be worse at night or in early morning
    • May go away on its own
    • Gets worse when breathing in cold air, exercise, or heartburn
    • Usually begins suddenly

Some common Asthma Triggers include:

  • Animal hair or dander
  • Dust
  • Changes in weather (most often cold weather)
  • Chemicals in the air or in food
  • Exercise
  • Mold
  • Pollen
  • Respiratory infections, such as the common cold
  • Strong emotions (stress)
  • Tobacco smoke

In order to achieve Asthma Relief, Dr. Moore’s job is to find the cause of your asthma problem and properly treat it.

To learn more about Moore Life Health Solutions and treating your asthma, fill out our appointment request form or give us a call at (210) 525-9063.

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