Asthma is one of the most common medical problems that occurs during pregnancy. It can potentially be serious.
Some studies have suggested that asthma complicates up to 7% of all pregnancies. About 30% of all women with asthma report their asthma worsened while pregnant. But with the right treatment and care, you and your baby can have a good outcome.
Visit Living With Asthma: Asthma During Pregnancy to find out more about:
- asthma complications during pregnancy
- changes in asthma severity
- the effect of uncontrolled asthma on the fetus
- avoiding asthma attacks
- using asthma medicines
- receiving flu shots
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