An average of 1 out of every 10 school-age children has asthma. Young children (ages 4 and under) had the highest rate of hospitalization for asthma.
Here’s a checklist of 8 things doctors want parents to know to help them manage their child’s asthma and change their child’s quality of life.
Asthma has reached epidemic proportions in the US. It is the most common chronic disease in childhood. Air pollution can trigger an asthma attack.
As a mother of a child with asthma I know fear, anxiety…I live with the knowledge that if an asthma attack isn’t controlled it could be deadly.