Summer is almost here which means it is time for camping, road trips, and numerous other adventures. Unfortunately, for the millions of people in America who have or have a loved one with asthma, it is also a peak time to find yourself dealing with an asthma attack without an inhaler. To be clear, it is important that anyone who suffers from asthma to be sure to do everything they can to follow all medical advice given to them and to keep up their supply of any prescription medications. It is especially crucial to make sure you have access to your inhaler at all times—sometimes an asthma attack can strike with very little or no warning. Asthma is an incredibly serious condition and by no means should you ever forego professional medical advice to try to treat asthma yourself. That being said, life happens. If due to some unforeseen circumstances you do find yourself without an inhaler (like if your rescue inhaler turns out to be empty), here are some steps you can take to try to make the best of the situation and achieve asthma relief without an inhaler.
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