8. There are a number of medical asthma treatments that can help manage the condition.
Just because you have asthma does not mean you need to suffer and it does not mean you have no options. There are many medicines, ranging from pills to an inhaler, which can help you, either on a short-term or long-term basis. Short-term medications relieve the symptoms of an asthma attack as it is happening. Long-term treatments help prevent attacks and minimize the symptoms of future attacks. First you should do is consult your doctor to determine the best treatment for you and your children.