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World Asthma Day 2019: 5 easy and effective home remedies for Asthma attacks

World Asthma Day is observed annually on the 7th of May to spread awareness regarding this respiratory disease worldwide. Speaking of asthma, it is a chronic disease that causes your airways to become inflamed. It becomes really difficult to breathe for asthmatic patients.

While many people say that there is no cure for this respiratory disease, but let us tell you that there are easy and effective methods that can help reduce the problems caused because of asthma. Following are those home remedies:

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Eucalyptus steam inhalation

Boil 4-5 cups of water and add a few drops of eucalyptus oil to it. Then breathe the vapor in slowly. For easy method, you can also put a few drops into an oil diffuser and sit near it, taking deep breaths.

Mustard oil remedy

For immediate asthma relief, mustard oil is one of the best emergency home remedies. Massage a mixture of warm mustard oil and salt into your chest several times daily until symptoms subside.

Can someone tell me what are some home remedies for Asthma?

Ok, well my dad has Asthma, he's had it for a while, never really been so serious, never needed an inhaler, but for the last year its kinda gone south, he needs an inhaler a lot now, and this manitoba humidity is not good for him, were gonna move to saskatchewan


Sounds crazy, but I know someone who used to put their head in a freezer when they felt an attack was coming on. It seemed to soothe him and thwart the attack.

Here's a site that gives other natural remedies for asthma that may be helpful:


I've heard that dehumidifiers help with the respiratory system!


during an asthma attack run out into the cool cold air... it will help so much

Are there any good home remedies for asthma out there?

I have pretty bad asthma and just had 2 visits to the E.R. last night. A variety of things triggered my attacks this time. Scary stuff. I am on a number of meds. for it, but wondering some good home remedies I could try. TY!
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Vacuum regularly - and keep dust down around the home - vacuum your bed and change the sheets regularly. House dust mites can be a problem. Don't smoke obviously, avoid passive smoking. Avoid all fumes especially diesel fumes. A minimalist look to you


- Steer clear of smoking and smokers
- Keep your house clean (cuts back on dust)
- Try to stay away from stressful situations as much as possible
- Keep your fluids up (well, I always had to do that)
- Minimize temperature


Vacuum regularly - and keep dust down around the home - vacuum your bed and change the sheets regularly. House dust mites can be a problem. Don't smoke obviously, avoid passive smoking. Avoid all fumes especially diesel fumes. A minimalist look to you