Understanding Your Child and Asthma

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This booklet, prepared by National Jewish Health® helps families of children with asthma learn more about the disease. Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease that is sometimes worrisome and inconvenient, but which is a manageable condition. With proper understanding, good medical care and monitoring, you and your child can keep asthma well controlled. That is our treatment goal at National Jewish Health: to teach patients and families how to manage asthma, so that they can lead full and productive lives.

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National Jewish Health authors free downloadable patient education materials to provide you and your family the information and tools to help manage your disease. They include Understanding Booklets, Med Facts, Test Facts, Medication handouts and more.