Projectnola.com

Sunday
May 24th
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Shorten message length to
  • Missing PowerMail 4 Joomla
Home News News ABC-26 “Asthma Action Plan” for Kids/Dr. Fernando Urrego/Ochsner Children’s Health Center

“Asthma Action Plan” for Kids/Dr. Fernando Urrego/Ochsner Children’s Health Center

E-mail Print PDF

Anne Cutler talks to Dr. Fernando Urrego about the importance of having an “Asthma Action Plan” for kids at school and at home to prevent classroom absences.

As summer ends, the change in temperature, allergens and environment during back-to-school …


Anne Cutler talks to Dr. Fernando Urrego about the importance of having an “Asthma Action Plan” for kids at school and at home to prevent classroom absences.

As summer ends, the change in temperature, allergens and environment during back-to-school time can trigger an increase in mucus production as well as increased inflammation in the large and small airways of the lungs.

Asthma is a chronic condition that, when not controlled, can cause students to miss school.

Every day, an estimated 36,000 children miss school due to their asthma resulting in about 14 million lost school days every year.

For more information, just log on to: www.GetSmartAboutAsthma.com



Posted: 2013-08-24 08:02:11

Read Full Article

Comments (0)

Subscribe to this comment's feed

Write comment

You must be logged in to post a comment. Please register if you do not have an account yet.

busy
 
Banner
crimecameraimageforsiteV2

Click here to listen to online NOPD, JPSO, or Kenner PD live Police-Band scanners
Join our Facebook Fan club to receive e-Alerts via Facebook
Alerts via Twitter
Click here to receive e-Alerts via RSS
Receive e-Alerts via e-Mail
* Scanners may be accessed by volunteers only!
Call 504.298.9117, should you wish to volunteer by helping to monitor our online police scanners, or should you wish to learn more about our ProjectNOLA Crime Camera system.

Breaking Orleans & JP eAlerts

LIVE eAlerts via Facebook & SMS


Secured by Siteground Web Hosting