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Asthma prescription to include exercise

Asthmatics who avoid exercise due to belief that it is bad for their health have been corrected by a study that looked at regular exercise undertaken by a group of asthma sufferers. The results showed an improvement in lung and heart function and more effective ventilation of their lungs, with no exacerbation of asthma symptoms, such as wheezing. A doctor should be consulted before asthmatics formulate an exercise plan, particularly if they suffer from exercise-induced asthma.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by New Kerla.com

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About: Asthma prescription to include exercise

Date: 22 October 2005

Source: New Kerla.com

URL: http://www.newkerala.com/news.php?action=fullnews&id=39617

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