Asthma is a none contagious disease that is passed down through most likely DNA which obviously is from your ancestors. It also cause breathing to be difficult. A medicine called albuterol. Albuterol is a type of medicine that helps open up your lungs to help you breath. There’s another way to take the albuterol through a machine called the nebulizer basically you turn on the machine and just let the air of the medicine flow.