Pests and Asthma: The Good, The Bad, The Bugly
The Bad: There are an estimated 26 million people in the US suffering from asthma, a condition in which a person’s airways are inflamed causing them to narrow and swell, making it very difficult to breathe. More and more children are born with this chronic condition and are forced to deal with it using inhalers, steroid shots, inhibitors, medication, and breathing stabilizers. As a victim of asthma, you know an attack can come at any time and it’s very difficult to find the trigger if you haven’t been tested for allergens. 60% of asthma attacks are triggered by allergens inside and close to the home. So research was done to see what could be done. Below is what was found.
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