Waiting to Inhale

From the Show: Talk Healthy Today
Summary: Asthma isn’t just more common in adults; it’s potentially more serious.
Air Date: 11/8/16
Duration: 26:02
Guest Bio: Cheryl Myers, RN, BA
Cheryl-MeyersCheryl Myers is an author, practitioner, and an expert on integrative health and natural medicine. She is a nationally-recognized speaker who has been interviewed by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Prevention Magazine. Her many articles have been published in such diverse journals as Aesthetic Surgery Journal and Nutrition in Complementary Care, and her research on botanicals has been presented at the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the North American Menopause Society. She is a well-known advocate for bridging the worlds of mainstream and natural medicine. A graduate of Purdue University, Ms. Myers has been clinically certified in oncology and gerontology, has an additional degree in psychology focusing on physiological brain function, and is the head of Scientific Affairs and Education for EuroPharma, Inc.
Waiting to Inhale

It can leave you gasping for breath as your respiratory tract goes into overdrive.

And, while it’s often thought of as a condition that primarily affects kids, adults aren’t immune. In fact, about 15 million adults have it, compared with seven million children.

Asthma isn’t just more common in adults; it’s potentially more serious.

Dr. Jeff talks with Cheryl Myers, RN, about the risk factors and sometimes surprising warning signs for this chronic condition.

Plus, she offers up some natural solutions to help you breathe easy.
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