Asthma Symptoms and Complementary Health Approaches

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Researchers are studying acupuncture, breathing exercises, and meditation as possible approaches to help with asthma symptoms, but there isn’t enough evidence to support their use. Moreover, conventional asthma treatments can work well, so don’t replace conventional treatments with unproven products or practices. Learn more about research on mind and body practices for asthma.