These symptoms are typically worse at night, especially in the early hours of the morning. Symptoms may also be brought on by exercise, exposure to triggers and by certain medications like aspirin.
Individuals affected by asthma experience variable symptoms. Some are more severely affected than others and even in the same person the symptom frequency and severity may change from day-today. Some individuals ‘outgrow’ their asthma while others do not. Occasionally asthma develops in adulthood for the first time. Asthma may develop from allergies to exposures (allergens) in the workplace such as flour in Baker’s Asthma.