Asthma is a chronic condition in which your air passages swells up.

Some syptoms of asthma are shortness of breath, coughing, weezing, and not being able to breathe.

People that it affects
Asthma affects both males and females of all different ages.

People can prevent asthma by staying away from their allergens, not smoking, staying away from certain pets, taking the right medicine, keeping your home clean. Because if you have asthma and don't take care of it then you can die.

Medaction reduces swelling in your airways and lungs when you have asthma.

Differnt Types
There are differnt types of allergies: dustmite, cockroach, pollen, tree pollen, cigarette smoke, food, grass pollen, hay fever, laytex. and mold.

Risk Factors
Some risk factors are premature birth; birth during high-pollen seasons; early allergen exposure; being a bottle-fed baby; and having one or more parents who have nasal allergies.

How can people manage their condition (things they can do to lessen the effects)
You can lhelp your asthma condition by getting the allergens out of your home, school or work place.