9 Things You Probably Don't Know About Asthma

July 31, 2009

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Mothers with asthma should never breastfeed.
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    Mothers with asthma should never breastfeed.

    Correct Answer: FALSE

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    Obesity and asthma are positively associated.

    Correct Answer: TRUE

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    Asthma is curable.

    Correct Answer: FALSE

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    Children with asthma will outgrow it and be cured by the time they're adults.

    Correct Answer: FALSE

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    Total asthma-related health costs are estimated at $18 billion annually.

    Correct Answer: TRUE

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    In 2005, about 4,000 people died from asthma.

    Correct Answer: TRUE

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    Some common asthma triggers are cold air, cigarette smoke, exercise, stress and sulfites.

    Correct Answer: TRUE

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    People with asthma often have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

    Correct Answer: TRUE

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    Women may experience worse asthma symptoms during menstruation.

    Correct Answer: TRUE