By Denise Mann
THURSDAY, Nov. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Much like intense exercise, vigorous sex can trigger an asthma attack in folks with the chronic lung disease, according to new research.
“There is a lack of current literature available on the prevalence of sexual intercourse presenting as exercise-induced asthma,” said study author Dr. Ariel Leung, chief internal medicine resident at Saint Agnes Medical Center in Fresno, Calif.
This could be because sex isn’t always the easiest topic to broach with your doctor.
“When sexual intercourse-induced asthma is properly identified and treated, allergists are placed in a position where they can improve their…