Keeping an Asthma Attack at Bay

Having asthma needs knowing, if not all, at least most of your triggers. Starting with knowing what causes you to cough, wheeze and grasp for breath. Although there is no cure for asthma, there things that you can do in order to manage and keep it in control.  At Doral Health and Wellness, we have the best primary care doctors and urgent care facilities for you and your whole family. They are the best doctors in Brooklyn, and they can help you manage and deal with you and your family’s health condition. We also offer different types of vaccination and immunization for the whole family’s medical needs. Take these precautions to help you keep your asthma in control and prevent you from having severe attacks. Identify your asthma triggers Keep tabs of what triggers your asthma so you can avoid them. Take time to create an asthma diary, make them as detailed as possible so you will know which ones to stay away from. Recognize the early signs of your asthma attack Asthma attack almost always occurs with warning signs. You should know how to tell the early signs and symptoms of your attack before it gets worse. Take your medicines at the earliest signs of your symptoms to prevent it from worsening. Avoid any type of smoke Smoke is one of the worst triggers for asthma. So limit exposure to any type of smoke as much as possible, especially tobacco, fire fumes, fireworks and even candles. Also, don’t allow anyone to smoke in your home or in your car. Stay away from allergens Having asthma means you need to stay away from allergens. Exposure to allergens will increase the inflammation in your airways, making an asthma attack more likely. Prevent developing colds Do whatever you can to prevent from having colds. Avoid contact with people who has colds and wash your hands regularly, having flu can make your asthma symptoms much more worse. Be up to date with your vaccinations Get vaccinations that will protect you from catching the flu virus. Flu can make your asthma attack way worse. Get a flu shot or vaccine every year. Be ready with your asthma action plan always There are factors that you cannot control. So always be ready with your “asthma kit”. Always bring your medications with you, even when you feel okay. Also, keep your inhaler with you at all times. Your action plan should also include on what to do during a case of worse attack. At Doral Health and Wellness, our team of primary care physicians aims to provide the best health care and services to everyone. We have a family doctor that can help you schedule routine checkups and health screenings to ensure that you and your family are in your optimal health. You can also visit our website at or contact us at if you have any queries.  For urgent medical emergencies, you can visit Doral Health and Wellness Urgent Care. We provide urgent care for common illnesses and injuries. Additionally, we also provide comprehensive care for any related injuries and health problems. We also offer other services, such as vaccinations, immunizations and blood testing. For more info, visit us at or call at 1-347-384-5690. You can also visit our Pulmonary Center for asthma treatment. Call us at 1-347-384-5690 or visit our website at