Asthma in Children- Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
About Asthma in Children
Asthma in children is the most common chronic disease in infants and children. Bronchial tubes are the airways which elevate air to and from the lungs. In Children with Asthma bronchial tubes or airways turns into inflamed and narrow on account of a variety of triggers like an epidemic, bacteria or virus, change in the season, cold, deep exercises and air pollutants like smoke, dust, and pollution.
When a child with Asthma in comes in contact with the triggers like cold or allergies, they further make airways extra delicate and cells in bronchial tubes produce extra mucus, which is much thicker than normal. Thick mucus further narrows the airways and makes breathing difficult and further leads to symptoms like coughing, wheezing, chest tightness and shortness of breath.
Causes of Asthma in Children
Asthma runs in families, Children with a family history are more like to suffer from Asthma, hence asthma is believed to be hereditary. Several other factors can also cause asthma in children
- Environmental factors like pollution, and dust.
- Allergens (pollen, molds and animal dander)
- Changes in the weather
- Emotional Stress
What are the symptoms of Asthma in Children
Recognition and treatment of even mild symptoms of asthma in children is very important. This can help to reduce inflammation and reduce the risk of a more severe asthma attack. Symptoms of asthma in children indicate that there is an episode of asthma or an asthma attack.
Symptoms of Asthma in Children
- Constant coughing
- Chest tightness
- Drowsiness or fatigue
- Abnormal heartbeat
- Shortness of breath
- Eating or breathing difficulties
Treatment for Asthma in Children
Asthma is a chronic disease that requires treatment to prevent further health complications. If left untreated, asthma can also be life-threatening.
The goals of treatment for young children with asthma are :
- To treat airway inflammation.
- Use time tested medicines to prevent attacks of asthma.
- Avoid or minimize the triggering effect of asthma.
- Keep normal levels of activity.
Homeopathy Treatment for Asthma in Children
Homeopathy treatment for Asthma in Children is very effective, safe and has no side effects. Homeo care International offers constitutional homeopathy treatment for asthma in children which not only treats the symptoms of asthma but also seeks to treat the underlying cause of recurring inflammation and improve the natural defense system of the child.
Homeopathic doctors at Homeocare International provide holistic treatment for children with asthma only after a detailed analysis of symptoms, family history, past and present health history along with physical and psychological characteristics of each individual child.
Constitutional Homeopathy Treatment at Homeocare International does not just aim to provide symptomatic relief but also to improve the immunity power of the child to the fight against infections and allergies.
If you spot symptoms of asthma-like cough, wheeze or breathlessness in your child. Please call 1800-102-2202 and save your child from asthma attacks.
Author Bio: Dr. Ravi Kumar M, BHMS is a proficient homeopath with over 14 years of rich clinical experience and is offering his services in Homeocare International Kukatpally branch, Hyderabad, Telangana.