The Doctor Weighs In

Dec 3, 2018

5 min read

How to Optimize the Treatment of Asthma

By: Teofilo Lee-Chiong, MD

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High blood pressure. Heart disease. Diabetes. We often see these chronic diseases discussed publicly — how to spot them, how to prevent them and how to treat them. On the other hand, discussions about the impact of asthma are infrequent, and asthma is commonly understood to be a fairly uncomplicated disorder with few risks. However, the reality is that this disease can…