Traveling away from home requires at least some level of planning for the average person, but if you have asthma, you will need to do bit more leg work. Some tips include packing rescue medicine, renewing prescriptions, and making a list of all medications, as well as a note from your doctor.
One of the most difficult decisions to make as an asthmatic is this: "When should I call my doctor?" Or, "At what point in the progression of asthma symptoms do I decide to go to the ER?" Obviously if asthma hits hard and fast the answer is easy: "You GO RIGHT TO THE ER NOW!" In fact, you may even…