Asthma is the third leading cause of hospitalization in children under 15, and it is still on the rise. When it comes to effectively managing asthma for children and students, all of the stakeholders - the parents, physicians, school health staff, and student - need to be on the same page so the child does not suffer or unnecessarily miss school or physical activity.

In our Asthma Management Considerations for Schools research paper, we discuss:

  • Asthma symptoms and triggers
  • Management guidelines and action plans
  • Asthma in sport and exercise