Your Best Day With Allergic Asthma

31 Ways to Fight Asthma Triggers

How to defend yourself against seasonal allergies, dander, and other asthma triggers.
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Conquer chlorine

Swimming can be a great type of exercise for people with asthma, but chlorine used to disinfect pools can also be a lung irritant and trigger of asthma symptoms in some people. One study found that teens who swam in chlorinated pools were more likely to develop asthma than teens who swam in other pool types.