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Asthma

Does steam or a vaporizer help against an asthma attack?

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  • APaul Ehrlich, Allergy & Immunology, answered
    Contrary to conventional wisdom, steam and vaporizers are not usually very helpful in asthma attacks, since the large water droplets they form will not reach the lower airways where mucus creates the biggest problems.
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