Why Humidity and Cold Air Trigger Asthma


Humidity of 50 percent or more triggers asthma

Air that is too dry can trigger asthma

Dry mucus membranes can aggravate allergies

Exercise can trigger asthma

Mouth breathing can trigger asthma

Cold air triggers asthma

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