Asthma is an uncurable disease, but that doesn't mean that the symptoms are permanent and can't go away. However, just like most things in life, overcoming your asthma symptoms takes time and effort.
The Respironics HS755 Personal Best Peak Flow Meter is elegant in its simple design. But does it has everything else you would want from a peak flow meter?
Asthma does not have to control your life. Although it can be dangerous when it is neglected, it is manageable if you know what to do.
If you use this peak flow regularly, you'll find that you can monitor your breathing. Over time your symptoms will get better with the right treatment plan and you'll be able to enjoy a healthier, more active lifestyle.
Peak flow readings are an essential tool in gauging how well your airways are working. The higher the PEF, the more open your airways. The lower the PEF, the more narrow your airways.
If your doctor has developed an asthma action plan for you, this can make a difference in your breathing.
The Personal Best Peak Flow Meter has three color-coded indicators (located to the right of the scale) that can be adjusted to match the green, yellow, and red zones on your asthma action plan.
When used with an asthma action plan, the peak flow meter provides a simple way for you to understand their peak flow and correctly use your medication.
Measurements that are lower than your normal baseline indicate that the lungs are irritated. This is often the first sign that asthma attack is about to happen. With this information, you can start preventative treatments to stop wheezing or shortness of breath.
Portable And Easy To Use
The best way in treating your asthmatic symptoms is to identify the specific things that trigger it. Things like pet dandruff and dust can cause you asthma to begin to flare and trigger more affects as well.
Having a peak flow meter is an effective solution for preventing asthma symptoms.
If you use the Personal Best peak flow meter on a daily basis, you can identify triggers, detect subtle changes. If you use it on the go, it can alert you to asthma flare-ups before they occur. When you know what causes your attacks, you can try to avoid them when you can.
Personal Best Peak Flow Meter has a large, easy-to read scale, oval mouthpiece, cover that converts to a handle, and built-in color-coded zone system that all work together to help you manage your asthma.
The lightweight and durable design makes it easy to test your peak flow at any time.
And it is easy to clean. The Personal Best Peak Flow meter can be easily sterilized on the top rack of a dishwasher.
What Is Included?
Is It Worth Buying?
Asthma is an illness that is chronic in nature, so it is imperative to take the management medicine as directed and only using the rescue inhaler when necessary.
Personal Best® Full Range Peak Flow Meter is an important tool to tell you how your lungs are working. It measures the rate at which you expel air from your lungs or the peak expiratory flow (PEF.)
It is essential that you learn the proper ways to use all of your asthma medications, especially those used in rescue situations.
The integrated three-zone asthma management system of can help you to stick with your asthma management. When you have this chronic illness, you should be on a maintenance medication and have an emergency medicine. Usually this is in the form of an inhaler. A peak flow meter can help you to know the difference.
The pros of this meter are that it works well as a three-zone asthma management system and very portable. The cons are that it is meant for one person and it has a short life.
The Personal Best Peak Flow Meter appears to be a reliable device that you can trust with your breathing.