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Asthma Resources

Because asthma is a chronic, complicated disease, you need to be aware of all the resources available to you. Find out more information about from organizations and support groups to books and magazines that are dedicated to asthma. Learn about additional websites dedicated to asthma.
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Asthma Impact
The impact of asthma affects you as an individual and also society. Check out these important facts about asthma.

How to Use a Nebulizer
Making sure you understand how to use your nebulizer is very important. See our step by step guide to using your nebulizer correctly.

Asthma iPhone Apps- What Do You Think
What do you think of these iPhone applications that might help you get control of your asthma?

Can Your iPhone Improve Your Asthma?
What if your iPhone could help get your asthma under control? Your doctor is likely asking you all the time to bring in your peak flows or provide a list of asthma symptoms. Your iPhone might just be able to help you monitor your asthma more effectively and efficiently. Check out these iPhone apps that are currently available. Why not provide a review?

Patient Assistance Programs
Have you ever had trouble affording you asthma medications? If so you may have turned to one of the patient assistance programs offered by many drug manufacturers. What has your experience been?

How Can I Get Help From A Patient Assistance Program For My A…
Asthma medications are very expensive and and a patient assistance program may be helpful to you in obtaining your asthma medications. With the increased expense after the CFC to HFA transition, many asthma patients are having trouble affording their asthma medication. A patient assistance program may be able to help you obtain your asthma...

Flu Map & Asthma- Use the Flu Map to See How Active Flu Is In…
Do you know how active the flu is in your state? Look here to find out.

Asthma Treatments
Understanding your asthma treatment is an important part of your asthma care. You need to know not only what your medicines are and how to use them, but also side effects. Additionally, there are lots of other treatments for asthma and you need to know do they work and are they potentially harmful.

Do You Know These Famous People With Asthma?
There are all sorts of famous people with asthma. They have all overcome their chronic illness to achieve great things. While you are sure to know a few, there are probably many that you did not know.

Famous People With Asthma- Alice Cooper
All sorts of people have asthma. Learn a little bit about rock star Alice Cooper and how asthma affected him.

Famous People With Asthma- Jackie Joyner-Kersee
All sorts of people have asthma. Learn a little bit about rock star Alice Cooper and how asthma affected him.

How To Use Your Asthma Inhaler
Correct use of your inhaler is essential to get your asthma under control. Learn the correct technique.

Asthma Control Test
The asthma control test is a questionnaire published online by GlaxoSmithKline, a research-based pharmaceutical company producing a number of asthma medications, that can help you see how well your asthma is controlled. You can print the results and bring them to your doctor.

Asthma Guide: You Can Control Your Asthma
The Global Initiative for Asthma works with both the public and governmental agencies in the area of asthma education and control. The guide You Can Control Your Asthma is a wealth of information from symptoms to treatment that will help you gain better control of your asthma.

Asthma Pollen And Mold Counts
Do you want to know the pollen and mold counts in your area? The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology's Aeroallergen Network collects pollen and mold spore levels and reports them to the public.

People With Asthma- Stories About People With Asthma
Many people with asthma achieve great things. Why not share the story of what you or someone you know has accomplished despite having asthma.

Famous People With Asthma
Asthma affect many different people- famous and the not so famous. Learn more about these famous people with asthma.

Asthma Accomplishments- Do You Know An Asthmatic That Has Accomplished Great...
Do you know someone with asthma that has accomplished great things? Why not tell our asthma community about them and what they have done.

Are There Asthma Scholarships For College?
There are special college scholarships for people with asthma. Check these out to see if you qualify for these asthma scholarships.

Asthma Scholarships- Do You Know About Asthma Scholarships
Do you know of any special scholarships for people with asthma?

Asthma Gardening
Asthma gardening and your asthma. Tips on improving your asthma if you like to garden. Stay in the garden longer without worsening your asthma.

Asthma Plants
Gardening does not need to be off limits if you have asthma. Rather, certain asthma plants may help you improve your asthma.

How To Use Your Asthma Inhaler
Correct use of your inhaler is essential to get your asthma under control. Learn the correct technique.

Asthma Control Test
The asthma control test is a questionnaire published online by GlaxoSmithKline, a research-based pharmaceutical company producing a number of asthma medications, that can help you see how well your asthma is controlled. You can print the results and bring them to your doctor.

Asthma Guide: You Can Control Your Asthma
The Global Initiative for Asthma works with both the public and governmental agencies in the area of asthma education and control. The guide You Can Control Your Asthma is a wealth of information from symptoms to treatment that will help you gain better control of your asthma.

Asthma Pollen And Mold Counts
Do you want to know the pollen and mold counts in your area? The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology's Aeroallergen Network collects pollen and mold spore levels and reports them to the public.

Asthma Resources
There are many asthma resources on the web can help you with everything from talking to your kids to talking with your school about asthma. Resources help you develop a plan to get asthma under control and deal with any probles that might arise.

Changing Doctors: Do You Need A New Asthma Doctor?
Changing doctors can be a difficult experience, but it does not have to be. Make sure you review this tips and tricks to make sure your asthma is covered when you change doctors.

Asthma And The Affordable Care Act
The Affordable Care Act provides a number of new protections for asthma patients.

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