Live Chat 020 3322 1430
Patient Support team available now: Mon-Fri 08:00-18:00
The 121Doc Health Blog Everyone for your health

Half of Asthmatic Children In UK May Be Misdiagnosed

Posted in Asthma 09 Mar, 2016

Chances are you know a child with asthma ; it's one of the most common chronic diseases in childhood, affecting 1.1 million children in the UK alone. However, new research suggests that up to...Read more

Why Athletes Get Asthma

Posted in Asthma 18 Aug, 2015

You'd think that athletes, particularly world class athletes, would be immune to most illnesses, their bodies functioning at the highest level of fitness and all that. But asthma seems fairly...Read more

Asthma Cure in 5 Years – New Breakthrough

Posted in Asthma 26 May, 2015

The medical world is abuzz with news of a new asthma breakthrough, which could lead to new treatments, and potentially a cure, within five years. Already, just weeks after being announced, the news...Read more

Hay Fever Causes Asthma... And Other Myths

Posted in Asthma 05 May, 2015

If you suffer from hay fever you may look on pollen as the enemy, a substance intent on ruining the best part of your year. Equally, if you have asthma, you may find that pollen often triggers your...Read more

6 Essential Habits For Anyone With Asthma

Posted in Asthma 28 Apr, 2015

Asthma is a long-term condition, with symptoms such as wheezing, coughing, tightness in the chest and breathlessness. But the good news is that, with a little bit of forward planning, it's possible...Read more

How To Help Someone Having An Asthma Attack

Posted in Asthma 19 Feb, 2015

Catherine Lux, who has asthma, wrote an article recently in the Huffington Post about her experience with the condition and in particular about a time when she had had an attack on a crowded train.Read more