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Asthma

6 Ways to Help Someone Having an Asthma Attack

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Create a calm setting


Be verbally supportive


Mention their rescue inhaler


Help with breathing techniques


Offer to drive


Help your loved one avoid triggers


Kathi  MacNaughton

Kathi MacNaughton

@kathihealth

Kathi is an experienced consumer health education writer, with a prior career in nursing that spanned more than 30 years — much of it in the field of home health care. Over the past 15 years, she's been an avid contributor for a number of consumer health websites, specializing in asthma, allergy, and COPD. She writes not only as a healthcare professional, but also as a lifelong sufferer of severe allergies and mild asthma, and as a caregiver for her mother with COPD.