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Last Updated: Wednesday August 03 2005 10:28 GMT

How does it feel to have asthma?

Child taking his inhaler
Asthma affects people in different ways.

Here are some of the more common symptoms:

  • shortness of breath
  • coughing
  • faster heart-beating
  • wheezing
  • sweating
  • a tight feeling in the chest





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