May 2, 2017. According to estimates by the World Health Organization, In the world there are about 235 million people who suffer asthma. It is the most common chronic disease in children. Although it cannot be cured, an appropriate treatment allows to control the disease and enjoy a good quality of life.
Although the ultimate causes of asthma are not fully understood, the most important risk factors are inhaled products, including the following: allergens in outdoor spaces (such as pollens and molds), allergens in closed spaces (for example, dust mites, pollution and dandruff from domestic animals), products irritating chemicals and tobacco smoke.
The experts assure that the personalized follow-up in the consultation, knowing the treatment to be used at all times and maintaining adherence to the treatment by taking the medications, as prescribed, are the "keys" to knowing how to manage a disease such as asthma .
Treatment of childhood asthma,is based on three pillars: prevention, pharmacotherapy and education, both the child and the family. During prevention, experts recommend, among other measures, avoiding exposure to the allergen or reducing exposure with environmental control measures through adjuvant therapies such as the use of clean air.
After studies carried out with BUBBLE |PURE AIR of Zonair3D in asthmatic patients in 2014, Dr. Anna Cisteró, Head of the Allergology and Pneumology Service of the Dexeus University Institute of Barcelona, recommended the use of pure air for asthmatic patients, since after carrying out sessions in a space where you breathe 99,995% of pure air free of polluting particles and allergenic agents, an improvement in spirometric results is observed, which reverts to an improvement in the quality of life for the patients.