Airborne Allergies and Salt Therapy-Breathe The Difference!

Airborne Allergies and Salt Therapy What is an allergy?   An allergy is when your immune system reacts to a foreign substance, called an allergen.  It can be something you inhale, inject into your body or touch.  This reaction could cause coughing, sneezing, itchy eyes, a runny nose and a scratchy throat.  In severe cases, it Read More

COPD and Salt Therapy

COPD and Salt Therapy What is COPD? Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD for short, is the name for a group of diseases that restrict air flow and cause breathing difficulties.  This includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis.  Here are some sobering statistics: In 2014, the CDC reported the annual financial cost of COPD to be Read More

Asthma and Salt Therapy

ASTHMA & Salt Therapy What is asthma?  Asthma is a chronic disease of the respiratory system characterized by episodes of tightening of the muscles around the airways in the lungs and swelling of the bronchial tubes (inflammation).  Asthma causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and nighttime or early morning coughing.  What are the Read More