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Frank John DeMarco
(770) 886-0036
1100 Northside Forstyh Drive
Cumming, GA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care (Intensivists)

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Michael David Waldman, MD
65 Morningside Dr
Buford, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1994

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Charles Michael Hart, MD
(770) 232-2911
3890 Johns Creek Pkwy Ste 240
Suwanee, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1982

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A S Prem Kumar, MD
(602) 264-5685
Duluth, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1972

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Prasad S Garimella, MD
3540 Duluth Park Ln
Duluth, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kurnool Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Kurnool, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1995

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Atul Bhatnagar
(770) 886-0036
1100 Northside Forsyth Dr
Cumming, GA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care (Intensivists)

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Frank Jefferson Cook, MD
(404) 915-1405
12030 S Magnolia Cir
Alpharetta, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1974

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James Michael Petway, MD
(770) 886-6718
Alpharetta, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Northside Hosp, Atlanta, Ga; Baptist North Hosp, Cumming, Ga

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Abul F Matin, MBBS
3602 Farmington Ln
Duluth, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Rajshahi Med Coll, Rajshahi, Bangladesh
Graduation Year: 1975

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Abul Faiz Mohammad Matin, MD
Duluth, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Rajshahi Med Coll, Rajshahi, Bangladesh (704-11 Pr 7/1972)
Graduation Year: 1975

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Asthma

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Asthma

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What Is Asthma?

Asthma is a chronic disease that affects your airways. The airways are the tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs. If you have asthma, the inside walls of your airways are inflamed (swollen). The inflammation makes the airways very sensitive, and they tend to react strongly to things that you are allergic to or find irritating. When the airways react, they get narrower, and less air flows through to your lung tissue. This causes symptoms like wheezing (a whistling sound when you breathe), coughing, chest tightness, and trouble breathing, especially at night and in the early morning.

Obesity may be linked to asthma, as well as other health problems.

Asthma cannot be cured, but most people with asthma can control it so that they have few and infrequent symptoms and can live active lives.

When your asthma symptoms become worse than usual, it is called an asthma episode or attack. During an asthma attack, muscles around the airways tighten up, making the airways narrower so less air flows through. Inflammation increases, and the airways become more swollen and even narrower. Cells in the airways may also make more mucus than usual. This extra mucus also narrows the airways. These changes make it harder to breathe.

Asthma attacks are not all the same—some are worse than others. In a severe asthma attack, the airways can close so much that not enough oxygen gets to vital organs. This condition is a medical emergency. People can die from severe asthma attacks.

So, if you have asthma, you should see your doctor regularly. You will need to learn what things cause your asthma symptoms and how to avoid them. Your doctor will also prescribe medicines to keep your asthma under control.

How Is Asthma Diagnosed?

Some things your doctor will ask about include:

Periods of coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or chest tightness that come on suddenly, occur often, or seem to happen during certain times of the year or season Colds that seem to "go to the chest" or take more than 10 days to get over Medicines you may have used to help your breathing Your family history of asthma and allergies Things that seem to cause your symptoms or make them worse

Your doctor will listen to your breathing and look for signs of asthma or allergies.

Your doctor will probably use a device called ...

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