ASTHMA

beatriz.L 2nd period, mackey

IS THIS CONTAGIOUS?

No asma is not a contagious disease,but its often heredity. you can however catch a cold which could trigger the asma symptons. In 2010 more than 18 million adults and more than 7 million children have asthma all around the world.

HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE THIS DISEASE?

18.7 million people all around the world have this disease AND 6.8 million kids have asthma and that's 9.3% of the children. And this number increases evry year

THE WAY THIS DISEASE AFFECTS OUR DAILY LIFES

asthma can make your breading very difficult. the reason because it makes it so difficult is because when u run too much u can have an attack and cant breath normally like u used to breath.the way u can control is that u can run for a little bit then power walk and rest.

what causes asthma?

the exact cause of asthma isint really know but the reason u get it is because of inheredity tendency. Another way can be respiratory infections in early childhood. And like I also said your parents or some of ur family members might have it.

EFFECTS OF TOBACCO ON THE DISEASE

its really harmful to the lungs and especially to people who have asthma.Tobacco smoke can give a person who has this disase a powerfull asthma attack. In adittional information tobacco can damage the tyni hairs called cillia