That has a very personal answer. Asthma is different in everyone with different triggers. The patient would have to evaluate their trigger to make that decission. If they are triggered by humidity, then a wet sauna would not be advised. If they are triggered by dry air, then a dry sauna would not be a good idea. Heat alone can also trigger attacks in people. Therefore, a sauna would not be good for them in any form.
I am triggered by both extremes of humidity levels - humid and dry. Therefore I would not go into one at all.
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