6 edition of Asthma information for teens found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Karen Bellenir.|
|Genre||Popular works, Juvenile literature.|
|Series||Teen health series|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 386 p. :|
|Number of Pages||386|
|LC Control Number||2005001376|
Asthma is ongoing (chronic) inflammation of airways in the lungs. This inflammation makes the airways vulnerable to episodes of difficult breathing (asthma attacks). Common triggers of attacks include allergies, colds and exercise. Asthma in older children can . If you have asthma or allergies, you're not alone. Specially trained doctors called allergists can be very helpful in suggesting the best treatments for people with allergies or asthma. In this coloring book you will find superheroes like Dr. Al Lergist and his partners, Annie .
Asthma information for teens: health tips about managing asthma and related concerns including facts about asthma causes, triggers, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. [Karen Bellenir;] -- "Provides basic consumer health information for teens on diagnosis, treatment, and management of chronic asthma. 7 Ways That Parents Can Help Teens With Asthma. As children with asthma grow into their teens, they will need to take more control of their asthma. Here's how you can both transition smoothly into.
Sep 20, · The young person with asthma needs to know the basic facts about asthma as well as environmental control measures, self-monitoring techniques, the role of medication and the proper use of inhalers. However, non-compliance in this vulnerable age group is high and the ability to understand information about the nature of asthma often bears little. “The great trains are going out all over Europe, one by one, but still, three times a week, the Orient Express thunders superbly over the 1, miles of glittering steel track between Istanbul and Paris.
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Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores &. Oct 07, · The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Web site provides information about asthma and how to control environmental triggers.
Quest for the Code® Asthma Game external icon The Starlight Children’s Foundation adventure game helps kids and teens, aged 7 to 15 years, learn how to manage their asthma. It’s hard to remember to carry them with you all the time. Ask your parents to help you get extra supplies for these locations to make it easier for you.
And keep a copy of your Asthma Care Plan in these locations as well. Be as active as you want to be. If your asthma is in good control, you should be able to participate in any sport you like. Providing support and information.
Make sure your teen understands he or she is not alone. Asthma is a common condition among children and teens in the U.S. According to the CDC, more than 8% of U.S. children younger than 18 have asthma.
And more than 8% of people age 18 and older in the U.S. have asthma. Aug 20, · Asthma Control Publications. Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to. Asthma and Teens The rebelliousness and need for independence that comes with adolescence can be especially difficult for teens with asthma and their families. Children who have been responsibly managing their asthma for years may start to have more problems with symptoms.
Dec 01, · For several years in a row, I had the opportunity to teach the grade 11 students at the high school I attended about asthma as part of their biology curriculum.
Sometimes, the biology teacher was there, others he had me come in so he could actually ensure his students were learning something when he was off on a trip with the Leadership class canoeing or skiing or some such. A Special Word about Asthma and Teens. The rebelliousness and need for independence that comes with adolescence can be especially difficult for teens with asthma and their families.
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Home» Browse» Science and Technology» Health and Medicine» Diseases and Disorders» Asthma. Asthma Facts and Figures. Asthma causes swelling of the airways. This results in narrowing of the airways that carry air from the nose and mouth to the lungs.
Allergens or irritating things entering the lungs trigger asthma symptoms. Symptoms include trouble breathing, wheezing, coughing and tightness in the chest. Asthma can be deadly. Comprehensive information about various forms of asthma, factors that may contribute to the development of asthma, and common asthma triggers.
Teen Health Series: Asthma Information for Teens - Omnigraphics, Inc. - Literati by Credo. Disclaimers. Privacy© National Asthma Council Ltd© National Asthma Council Ltd. basis of modern asthma treatment, based on disease severity, frequency of symptoms, and lung function measured by spirometry.
Written asthma action plans are recommended for patients with persistent asthma. Treating teens with asthma can be challenging, as they may deny disease, underreport symptoms, abandon medication.
These Free Comic Books Explain Asthma in a Way Kids Can Understand In the United States, about 7 million children have asthma, a lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways, according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.
Most asthma medicines need to be breathed in, and an inhaler (say: in-HAY-lur) helps get medicine into the lungs. One type of inhaler has a plastic tube that holds the asthma medicine.
When you press on the tube, a puff of medicine sprays out for you to breathe in. Looking for books on asthma to help you better understand and manage this chronic condition affecting 25 million Americans and over 5 million people in the UK.
Here, we present five great books for people with asthma, from practical guide books focused on asthma treatments to books that do not specifically address asthma treatments but that provide some other useful information for people with.
Aug 28, · It can be especially difficult to diagnose asthma in young children because there are many conditions that cause asthma-like symptoms in this age group. If your child's doctor suspects asthma, the doctor may prescribe a bronchodilator — a drug that opens the airways.
Take a look at our Teenagers Guide to Asthma brochure. For specific information about your own asthma, ask your practice nurse or phone your local asthma society. About Asthma NZ. Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) are distressing and complex conditions that affect New Zealanders from all walks of life, but our goals are.
Asthma and Teens. Adolescence is a difficult, yet a vital time for a person. Asthma for teenagers becomes a burden due to several reasons. Through all the interviews and data that I have gathered, I came into various conclusions on the issues asthmatic teenagers have to face that is different from all the other age groups and is difficult to.Jan 01, · Asthma affects 7% of the population of the United States.
Experts agree that asthma is increasing. Several national reports call it an epidemic. Nearly one in 10 American children now has asthma, a sharp rise in the statistics for this disease.
This book includes the most up-to-date information on many different aspects of the disease.It is likely that genetics play a role. The additional stresses experienced by some teens with ADHD, such as social criticism or internal frustration, may also make you more vulnerable to these difficulties.
For more information on these conditions (which are called co-existing or co-occurring), please see ADHD and Co-existing Conditions.