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seasonal allergies

Still Sneezing? Fall Doesn't Mean the End of Allergy Season

Is your family ready to say goodbye to seasonal allergies now that spring and summer have passed? Not so fast. Unfortunately, for many, the approaching autumn doesn’t mean relief from sneezing. Instead, it marks a new array of allergy triggers.

vocal cord dysfunction

How Vocal Cord Dysfunction Is Different From Asthma

If you have vocal cord dysfunction, the vocal cords close whenyou breathe in, blocking most air flow and causing shortness of breath, which is classically confused with asthma.

asthma

COVID-19 and Asthma: What You Need to Know

The coronavirus pandemic is scary for all people, but for those with asthma, many fear they will have a worse outcome or be more likely to get COVID-19. Learn more about what people with asthma should -- and should not -- do.

asthma triggers

Don't Let Triggers of Summer Asthma Keep Your Youngster Down

Summer is prime time for asthma triggers such as grass pollen and smog. Learn how to manage your child's summer allergies and asthma.

vocal cord dysfunction

Think You Have Asthma? It Might Be Vocal Cord Dysfunction

People with vocal cord dysfunction (VCD) often think they have asthma because the symptoms and triggers can be similar. Worse, people have both VCD and asthma. Learn the difference between these two conditions and what you should do.

childhood asthma

Is It Just a Cough -- Or Childhood Asthma?

A cough here, a wheeze there. Most children have respiratory illnesses every now and then. But for one in 12 kids, these symptoms are a sign of something more significant: childhood asthma.

wood fire

Why a Wood-Burning Fireplace Could Be Hazardous To Your Health

Burning wood in your fireplace all winter may feel nostalgic and keep you warm, but smoke from those fires can also cause health problems.

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How Family Support Improves Asthma Symptoms

How to create a supportive, nurturing home environment and help your child with asthma live a more healthful life.

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