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Can you have an asthma attack caused from excitement or from getting scared?

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2009-07-12 17:06:52
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Yes you can. The adrenaline rush can bring on an asthma attack if you are prone to asthma and not taking your meds properly. My sister had her first asthma attack at 34 when under a great deal of stress, and she had to be hospitalised it was so severe.

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