Asthma at School or Daycare

Asthma at School or Daycare

You can help children learn how to better control symptoms of asthma by showing them how to recognize the warning signs of an asthma episode and develop a plan for managing an asthmatic episode. We teach children to control asthma by showing them how to take the right...
Asthma Speaks

Asthma Speaks

  Do you know that asthma speaks? Everyone that has asthma has a story–one that touches everyone in their lives and impacts our whole society. According to the American Lung Association, in 2011 it was estimated that 25.9 million Americans had asthma;...

Asthma Action Planning

All people with asthma should have an asthma action plan, An asthma action plan (also called a management plan) is a written plan that you develop with your doctor to help control your asthma. The asthma action plan shows your daily treatment, such as what kind of...

WHEN YOUR CHILD HAS BREATHING PROBLEMS

When your child has breathing problems, the information can get overwhelming. Here are a few tips on getting started with your child and asthma: Check with your doctor. If you suspect your child has asthma, have your child checked by your pediatrician or family...