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There are many different types of asthma, brought on by many different triggers.

If you’re struggling with asthma symptoms – trouble breathing, a persistent cough or tightness in the chest – an allergist can help you take control by providing a diagnosis and identifying the underlying causes. Learn more about the most common types of asthma:
Can you get asthma as an adult? What causes adult onset asthma? Read more to find out, and see an allergist for treatment.
Learn about the triggers and treatment for allergic asthma and how an allergist can help you manage allergy and asthma symptoms.
How does chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (or COPD) overlap with asthma? Learn the symptoms and treatment options and see an allergist for help.
If you start wheezing or coughing during exercise, or if physical exertion makes it difficult for you to breathe, you may have exercise-induced asthma.
Learn about the triggers and treatment for non-allergic asthma and how an allergist can help you manage symptoms.
If you experience wheezing, coughing, chest tightness or shortness of breath at work, you may have occupational asthma.