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Respiratory diseases undisptedly belong to the most common diseases afflicting the industrialized world.

These include colds with associated bronchitis on the one hand and bronchial asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) on the other.

Wordwide, for example, around 300 million persons are thougt to be suffering from bronchial asthma, about 8 million of whom live in Germany.

With a rising tendency - especially among children.