Did you know there is no cure for asthma?

But that doesn’t mean that it has to stop you from doing the things you love and leading a productive, inspired life. There are many ways to manage asthma — an inflammatory lung disease that causes asthma attacks, or episodes of breathlessness, chest tightness, wheezing and coughing.

The infographic below outlines some of the signs, symptoms and triggers of asthma. It also gives some helpful pointers on how to help control your asthma.

Breathe easy. Our doctors from the USC Asthma, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Center can help.