Adult onset asthma

What is Adult onset asthma?

When asthma symptoms appear and are diagnosed in adults older than 20, it is typically known as adult-onset asthma. Adult-onset asthma may be the result of commonplace substances in work (called occupational asthma) or home environments, and the asthma symptoms come.

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I have had a cough, semi dry, some clear to white mucus, and persistent for 5 months. This just kicked in one Sunday morning and wouldn't stop....

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You are mostly having adult onset asthma.

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Hi I was recently diagnosed with adult onset asthma, it started when I was excercising 3 months ago and ended up in urgent care, I have been taking...

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Aggravation of a well-controlled asthma, occurs whenever there is either, a secondary viral or bacterial infection...

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Does adult onset asthma come on suddenly or does it take time to show its self? Could I have had been predisposed to it all my life. The adjustment...

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It doesn't come suddenly.

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