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  1. Asthma in Children Discusses causes and symptoms of asthma in children. Looks at treatment with medicine such as inhaled corticosteroid and albuterol. Discusses avoiding triggers and treating attacks. Covers using nebulizers, metered-dose with spacer and dry powder inhalers.
  2. Asthma in Children: Knowing How Bad an Attack Is
  3. How Asthma Develops in Children
  4. Children's Health Provides links to info on child growth and development topics. Also includes links to info on illnesses that might affect a child's health. Topics listed include immunizations, healthy eating for children, andasthma in children.
  5. Asthma in Children: Helping a Child Use a Metered-Dose Inhaler and Mask Spacer Covers helping a child with asthma use a metered-dose inhaler with mask spacer. Explains that a metered dose inhaler delivers a measured dose of medicine directly to the lungs. Includes pictures on how to use metered-dose inhaler with mask spacer.
  6. Treating Asthma in Babies and Younger Children
  7. Asthma: Taking Charge of Your Asthma Covers control of asthma with asthma action plan. Includes working with doctor on a plan and medicines for symptoms and attacks. Includes use of controller medicine and peak flow meter. Reviews avoiding triggers and keeping asthma diary.
  8. Asthma Action Plan for Your Child Learn how following an asthma action plan can help you control your child's asthma.
  9. Helping Your Child Deal With Asthma Learn how to help your child deal with asthmaandasthma treatments.
  10. Asthma's Impact on Your Child's Life
  11. Asthma: Overuse of Quick-Relief Medicines
  12. Steroid Medicine for Asthma: Myths and Facts
  13. Asthma Action Plan: Yellow Zone
  14. Asthma Action Plan: Red Zone
  15. Asthma: Educating Yourself and Your Child
  16. Asthma Action Plan: Green Zone
  17. Asthma: Helping a Young Child Take Medicine Learn ways to encourage your young child to take asthma medicine with a nebulizer.
  18. Asthma: Is Your Child Using the Rescue Inhaler Too Often? Learn how to tell when your child is using a rescue inhaler too often.
  19. Asthma: Keeping Your Child Out of the Hospital Learn ways to prevent a return trip to the emergency room for your child with asthma.
  20. Coughs, Age 11 and Younger Briefly discusses causes of coughs in children, including common cold, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, allergies, choking, or chemicals in the air. Offers interactive tool to help decide when to seek care. Also offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  21. Long-Acting Bronchodilators for Your Child Learn why a long-acting bronchodilator might be added to your child's asthma medicine.
  22. Respiratory Problems, Age 11 and Younger Discusses respiratory problems that babies andchildren can have. Covers viral and bacterial infections, allergies, andasthma. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  23. Respiratory Problems, Age 12 and Older Discusses respiratory problems that older childrenand adults can have. Covers viral and bacterial infections, allergies, andasthma. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  24. Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler With a Mask Spacer Learn how to use a mask spacer to give a child an inhaled asthma medicine.
  25. Teaching Your Child to Use an Inhaler Without a Spacer Learn how your child should use an inhaler without a spacer.
  26. How to Use a Nebulizer With a Mask Learn how to use a nebulizer, with a face mask, on your child.
  27. Teaching Your Child to Use an Inhaler With a Spacer Learn how your child should use an inhaler with a spacer.

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