For an asthma attack coming on and do not have inhaler handy, trying a couple cups of coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or chocolate bars could help. The caffeine helps open your airways.
Babies exposed to tobacco smoke are more likely to get asthma. If a woman is exposed to tobacco smoke during pregnancy, her baby may also be more likely to get asthma.
Ginger is a well-known natural treatment for various ailments including asthma. Mix equal quantities of ginger juice, pomegranate juice and honey. Consume one tablespoon of this mixture two or three times a day.
The caffeine in regular coffee can help control asthma attacks because it acts as a bronchodilator. Hot coffee helps relax and clear the airways to help you to breathe easier. The stronger the coffee, the better the result. But try not to drink more than three cups of coffee in a day.
Ajwain is used to treat mild asthma as it acts as a bronchodialator by dilating the bronchial tubes in the lungs. Make a paste of carom seeds and jaggery and eat one or two teaspoons of this paste twice daily for a few days or until you get relief. This remedy is not recommended for diabetics.
Ginger is a time-honored natural remedy for asthma. Its anti-inflammatory property helps reduce airway inflammation and inhibit airway contraction. Mix equal amounts of ginger juice, pomegranate juice and honey. Give your child 1 tablespoon of this mixture 3 times a day.