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    humidity and asthma
    bethannecoa posted:
    i'm a newly dianosed with asthma about a year ago this spring has been a problem I have breathlessness in the humidity iI cant even drive with the windows down with 50% humidity now I take symbicort 2 puffs am and 2 pm should I be having this problem? I also carry rescure inhailer but I hate to use it. Beth
    wezman responded:
    The center for Disease control and Prevention recommends humidity be set between 35 percent and 50 percent.Is there possibly another trigger that you may be missing?Never be afraid to use rescue inhaler.Just remember im no professional I'm just another weezer like the rest of us. "GOOD LUCK".

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