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Cockroach Induced Asthma

How do Cockroaches induce an Asthma Attack?

Cockroach Induced Asthma is a common phenomenon in the USA. Cockroaches aren’t just unsightly pests, crawling across your kitchen floor in the dead of the night. They can be an allergy trigger as well. The mechanism through which they trigger asthma is very similar to the way the house dust mite does.

Can I get Asthma As An Adult?

The answer to Can I get Asthma as an Adult is, I am sorry to say, a resounding yes. In fact not only can you get asthma as an adult, but at least a third of adults with asthma today developed that disease, not as a child, but as an adult. By adult here is meant anyone over the age of 20 years.

What can cause asthma as as adult?

What Does it Mean When You Cough Up Yellow Mucus?

What does it mean when you cough up yellow mucus? The first thing that comes to my mind is bronchitis. Bronchitis is a viral or bacterial infection of the main tubes carrying air into your lungs.


Coughing up yellow mucus could be indicative of bronchitis, or even perhaps pneumonia. It is essential that you get an accurate diagnosis as soon as possible - so don't delay!