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Your child's health and safety is our top priority. Please search our resource library for information on health, nutrition, fitness, injury prevention and other important topics.

Living With Asthma

Asthma Action Plan

Use this printable sheet to help reduce or prevent flare-ups and emergency department visits through day-to-day management of your child's asthma.

Asthma Diary

Use this weekly diary to record your child's asthma symptoms, peak flows, the amount of medicine taken.

Can Kids and Teens With Asthma Play Sports?

Kids and teens who have asthma can and do play sports. But some activities are better than others - find out more.

Dealing With Triggers: Cockroaches

Find out how to limit exposure to cockroaches if they make your child's asthma or allergies worse.

Dealing With Triggers: Dust Mites

If dust mites make your child's asthma or allergies worse, here's how to limit exposure to them.

Dealing With Triggers: Irritants

If strong scents, smoke, and smog make your child's asthma or allergies worse, learn how to limit contact with these irritants.

Dealing With Triggers: Mold

If mold makes your child's asthma or allergies worse, learn how to limit exposure to it.

Dealing With Triggers: Pollen

If pollen makes your child's asthma or allergies worse, learn how to limit exposure it.

How Can I Help My Child Cooperate While Using the Nebulizer?

Nebulizers are often used with young children because they require little effort on the child's part. But kids do need to stay in one place and cooperate. If you're having trouble giving treatments, this article is for you!

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.