Home > Medical > Asthma > News News All sections in Asthma » Asthma Basics » Asthma News » Asthma Overview » Asthma and Children » Asthma and Exercise » Asthma Treatment » FAQs » Health Tips » Manage Your Asthma » How Severe is your Asthma » Living with Asthma » My Asthma Story One in six cases of adult Asthma may be linked to workplace People with jobs that exposed them to cleaning agents at greater risk, study says. Mould in your home raises your asthma risk Middle-aged people who have mould in their homes have a higher risk of asthma, and men are especially vulnerable. Asthma friendly and unfriendly sports Asthma-friendly sports fulfill a number of requirements. When weighing up which sport to begin ask the following questions. Test Is your asthma under control? » Like Health24 on Facebook » Subscribe Asthma Newsletter » Join Body Talk » Celebrities with asthma World's Most Famous TB Patients Your 10 point action plan to manage your asthma With careful management you can keep your asthma under control. The key is to identify what triggers your attacks and, where possible, to remove them from your life. Kids' saliva reveals smoke exposure In a recent study, saliva revealed exposure to tobacco smoke in roughly 80% of children brought to the hospital for asthma or breathing problems. Asthma and travel If you suffer from asthma, there’s no reason why you can’t still enjoy holidays away. The key to a relaxed holiday, however, is to plan well ahead. Asthmatic women may struggle to conceive A study suggests that asthma has a negative effect on fertility and that women with asthma could take longer to conceive. Pregnant moms' colds may cause asthma in offspring Research indicates that the more colds and other viral infections a woman has during pregnancy, the more likely her child is to have asthma. A cold taking too long to clear may be asthma Combination inhalers now make it easier to treat asthma. Asthma nebulizers don't deliver full dose Nebulisers – devices that transform liquid asthma medications into an easy-to-inhale mist – aren't providing people with asthma a full dose of medication. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors A number of good reasons why saving the tooth is a better option Breakfast like a King Alzheimer’s disease – incurable but preventable Cancer is a word that strikes fear into the hearts of many.