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National Developments in the Prevention of Asthma

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The prevention of asthma symptoms is critical to patients and their families. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and other agencies have unveiled new developments in the treatment and management of asthma. These agencies have found that the control and prevention of asthma flare-ups is as simple as knowing and recognizing and managing asthma signs and symptoms.

Health agencies have found that activities relating to asthma control must extend beyond the doctor’s office and into public health outreach efforts. According to ...


Kids with Asthma Signs and Symptoms May Have Seasonal Allergies Too

Bee collecting pollenKids who experience asthma signs and symptoms may also have allergies – the two frequently occur together, and treating both may be an effective way to provide relief. Just as every person reacts to allergens differently, a study by the Health Impacts of Airborne Allergen Information Network found that the “allergenicity” of pollens also varies. So, depending on the time of year and geographic region, pollens create different compounds that can trigger allergy and asthma symptoms.

Allergies and Asthma Information

Mayo Clinic allergy specialist James T. Li, M.D. states that the same particles that trigger allergic reactions can also cause ...