Health News: Prevention Of Asthma Attacks

Channels Television  
Updated June 7, 2014

Nigerians have been encouraged to take pro-active measures to prevent attacks of Asthma in people who are susceptible.

Dr Efunbo Dosekun, a Consultant Pediatrician, gave this advice on Channels Television’s health programme, Health Matters, while admitting that pollution from generator and car fumes could serve as a trigger for attacks.

She described Asthma as a chronic inflammatory condition of the airways and gave practical methods for prevention.