Asthma Awareness

Learn about asthma symptoms, triggers, and treatment

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In the United States, more than 5 million children and 19 million adults struggle with asthma . In fact, asthma is the most common chronic condition in children.

The good news is that you can work with your primary care provider or your child's pediatrician to manage asthma. They can help you understand and avoid asthma triggers, learn how to use an inhaler and learn signs to watch for signs of respiratory distress.

What to expect at your asthma care visit

During an asthma care visit, your healthcare provider will help you evaluate how well your asthma is being managed through a simple questionnaire called an asthma control test. Your answers will help as you and your doctor create your asthma action plan.They鈥檒l also help you understand the basics of asthma, including symptoms, triggers and the easy steps to use a peak flow meter to determine how well your asthma is being managed.

Understanding asthma: What can I do for my child?

Asthma is the most common chronic condition in children. Learn about asthma triggers, how to use an inhaler and when to seek emergency treatment.

Tips to manage asthma symptoms

While there is no cure for asthma, you can learn how to manage symptoms. Follow these tips to stop asthma from slowing you down.

How allergies and air quality affect your asthma

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Find a doctor

Looking for a pediatrician or primary care provider to help you navigate asthma?  near you.