Seasonal Asthma Tips

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It's back to school season for our kiddos and parents should be aware of all asthma symptoms and triggers. Take a look at these 5 tips below:

  1. Keep your children on their daily inhaler even if they are not showing symptoms, if they are showing symptoms make sure they feel comfortable
  2. Watch out for the germ pool: Children bring home several germs from school everyday. Make sure they are washing their hands frequently.
  3. Make sure your children have a dust-free bedroom with an air conditioner to prevent asthma attacks.
  4. Michigan law says that students can carry and use asthma inhalers on school grounds. Is your child allowed? Learn more http://bit.ly/2w48gaG
  5. Does your child’s teacher and school know about his or her asthma action plan? Follow up with your child’s teacher to make sure they are prepared.

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