Allergies vs Asthma

Allergies vs Asthma

by Bevon Findley (SU)
When it comes to respiratory distress, allergies and asthma are two of the most common culprits. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, researchers have found that about 50 million people in the United States suffer from allergies. Also, asthma is the fifth most common chronic disease affecting all ages. But, you may be wondering what the two have in common? Besides both making you miserable, the two conditions are entirely different from one another. Although, in some cases, people can experience allergy induced asthma. Allergies and asthma have similar symptoms, triggered by things such as: