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Inflammation is one way the body reacts to infection, injury, or other medical conditions. Many things can cause it.

Managing Asthma

Asthma control can take a little time and energy to master, but it's worth the effort. Learn more about ways to manage your child's asthma.

My Baby Is Wheezing. Is it Asthma?

Find out what the experts have to say.

School and Asthma

Asthma flare-ups are the main reason kids with asthma miss school. But well-managed asthma is far less likely to result in a sick day.

Traveling and Asthma

With some careful planning, kids with asthma can enjoy all the benefits of a trip away from home.

What Are Nebulizers and Inhalers?

Find out how these asthma tools help kids take their medicines.

What's an Asthma Action Plan?

Find out how this written plan can help you care for your child with asthma.

When to Go to the ER if Your Child Has Asthma

If your child has asthma, find out when you need to go to the ER.