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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asthma

Asthma is a common long-term inflammatory disease of the airways of the lungs. ..... Other studies have found improvement in asthmatic symptoms from alcohol. .... such as salbutamol (albuterol USAN) are the first line treatment for asthma ...

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Mar 30, 2016 ... An introduction to the history of asthma. ... the siege of Troy, the expression asthma appeared for the first time. ... The Corpus Hippocraticum, by Hippocrates, is the earliest text where the word asthma is found as a medical term ...

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The history of the discovery of asthma as an acute respiratory disorder came to light in 400 BC. The term 'Asthma' was first used by Hippocrates in his book ...

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It's also been discovered that the ancient Chinese also had 'remedies' for what must ... It was first referred to in the ancient text of the Iliad, and different Greek ...

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... a disorder characterized by “noisy breathing” (wheezing?) is found in China in 2600 ... Hippocrates (~400 BC) was the first to use the term “Asthma” (Greek for ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2892047

May 6, 2010 ... More recently the discovery of complex interconnecting cytokine and ... described asthma in his first (1892) edition of the textbook Principles ...

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Mar 29, 2013 ... Scientists gained their first understanding of asthma physiology in the 1950s when they discovered that the difficulties patients experienced in ...

www.achooallergy.com/learning/a-history-of-allergies-and-asthma-part-one-the-ancients-perspective

 According to legend, he was the first to taste ephedra which was used to treat ... 3000-1200 BC) - Ancient Inhalation Treatments for Asthma Ancient Egyptians ... His writings, written in the Ionic dialect and re-discovered in 1554, included On ...

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Feb 16, 2005 ... There have been four types of drug treatment of asthma that have been ..... The first was disodium cromoglycate; the story of its discovery is of ...