Take A Breath: We’ve Got Asthma Under Control


What is Asthma?
Asthma can be described as a chronic condition that makes breathing extremely difficult. This disorder affects the airway of the lungs and results in inflammation due to a variety of external causes.
This information is especially important since allergy season has just begun, which can make asthma worse. Check out this link to learn more! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7EDo9pUYvPE

How to Treat It.
Depending on the type of asthma it can be treated by rescue inhalers, prescription medications, or allergy shots to name a few. This video will give you a little more information on how you can not only treat, but also prevent an asthma attack from happening.

Make sure you know the signs and symptoms of an asthma attack so you can help yourself or a friend if necessary.

Written by DeVonna Smith, Peer Educator


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