Introduction:

Asthma can be defined as condition of lungs that may result in inflammation or swell ing and soreness of air passages. [1] Asthma and similar allergic ailments are substantially increasing at an alarming rate globally. Westernized countries and countries switching over to a westernized lifestyle have greater incidence of asthma in comparison to less advanced countries. Even though latest scientific studies reveal that the occurrence of asthma is at peak in developed countries, yet there are no explanations available so far for the same. Scientific studies reveal that the varying situations and the behavioural patterns linked with the so called “westernized” lifestyle are responsible for increase in the frequency of…



Source by Mansi Kalra