Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Severe Allergic Asthma?

Zab Mosenifar, MD

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October 18, 2019

Physical activity is recommended for patients with asthma, and if needed, patients can use a short-acting beta-2 agonist and/or cromolyn metered-dose inhaler 15-30 minutes before exercise.

Because pollen counts are highest during midday and in the afternoon, patients who desire to exercise outdoors are advised to do so during other times of day. Aerobic exercise has been shown to improve airway physiology and patient-perceived dyspnea.

For more information about physical activity and asthma, click here.

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