Bronchial asthma is an inflammatory disease of the upper respiratory tract with partial asthma attacks. This happens due to narrowing of the lumen of the bronchi, due to immunological mechanisms, or associated with allergies. May manifest as repeated episodes of cough, chest congestion, wheezing and shortness of breath.
In modern medicine, there are a number of causes of this disease. The greatest attention is paid to heredity; in practice, there are often cases when a mother suffered from asthma, and this ailment was transmitted to her child. For example, twins have a disease, if a case of asthma occurs in one, then the other will certainly manifest it. Scientists have proven that this disease is hereditary. In second place are professional factors. This is a detrimental effect on the body of dust, gases, various vapors and other harmful substances. By the way, men are three or four times more susceptible to infection than women. In third place is the environmental factor. This is our “amazing” environmental situation, with exhaust gases, smoke, high humidity and harmful vapors, radiation. For many years, there is an opinion that asthma has another factor, it is well-known microorganisms. Cold, chemicals, strong odors and physical strain can also provoke asthma.
Symptoms of the disease
As a rule, the main symptoms are coughing, shortness of breath, choking. A relapse of the disease can occur after contact with an allergen.Or at certain times of the year when grasses and flowers, such as wormwood and ragweed, begin to bloom. The patient develops, along with a cough, rhinitis and nasal congestion, redness of the eyes, headache and mood swings. In a mild form, the disease manifests itself as an obsessive and paroxysmal cough, with a whistling in the chest. The patient, as a rule, is frightened, greedily gasps for air.
It is based on taking the patient’s blood, sputum, allergy test, inhalation test. But most often the doctor makes the diagnosis based on the clinical picture.
As a rule, treatment begins with basic therapy, which has a wonderful effect on the mechanism of the disease, with the help of symptomatic drugs. Treatment with bronchodilator drugs, as well as anti-inflammatory and anti-asthma drugs is effective. The drugs of these groups prevent the development of seizures, and also reduce their duration and frequency. In other forms of the disease, glucocorticoids are prescribed, they will help to cope with inflammation, relieve swelling of the bronchial mucosa. In turn, they are divided into inhalation and systemic. Inhaled ones have a local effect, and systemic ones are prescribed for severe forms of the disease. Systemic drugs are administered intravenously. Asthma treatment should be stepwise, so it is convenient to control the symptoms of the disease. If the symptoms worsen, then the frequency of medication will increase, and this is a step up. With the right medication, symptoms should usually be reduced. This will mean that the therapy is successful and effective. Necessarily in the treatment of the disease will be the adoption of physiotherapy, UHF, electrophoresis, ultrasound, inductometry. You should also remember about therapeutic exercises, with the inclusion of breathing exercises. It aids phlegm flow, promotes bronchial drainage and prevents pulmonary emphysema. It also strengthens the nervous system and the protective functions of the body. In this case, massage of the thoracic spine, walking in the fresh air before bedtime is effective, and you should not neglect the hardening of the body. Attend pool classes supervised by an instructor.
The diet should be free from foods that can cause allergies. Be sure to eat high-calorie, and fluid intake is not limited. The patient should avoid foods that cause phlegm, such as cottage cheese, rice and sugar. Do not eat fried foods and various spices and seasonings. It is shown to take plentiful alkaline drinks, for example, Borjomi and eat fresh vegetables and fruits in large quantities.
Patients, first of all, should protect themselves from contacts with allergens that provoked the disease. It is necessary to limit oneself from household chemicals and strong-smelling substances and strictly follow the prescription of the attending physician.
Cell therapy for asthma
In this treatment with the introduction of life cells, strengthening immunity. The cells are able to regenerate the affected lung tissue, which leads to a decrease in the number of asthma attacks.
And after therapy, patients stop suffering from colds, which has a beneficial effect on the body, because there will be no more provocations of the disease. There is a decrease in allergic reactions to allergens, various dust, food, animal hair and pollen.
Timely visits to the clinic enable many patients to forget about this disease forever. After all, it is very important to start cell therapy before the changes in lung tissues have appeared.
Today, the method of introducing cells is the most effective and reliable. A sick person enters, and an absolutely healthy patient is discharged, full of strength and energy. The cells return a person to normal life, he can, as before, live, create and love!