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Asthma Center

Asthma Center

Asthma & Allergies

All About Allergies
Allergy Shots
Do Allergies Cause Asthma?
Eczema
Seasonal Allergies

Asthma Basics

Asthma and Teens
Asthma Basics
Bronchiolitis
Lungs and Respiratory System
What's an Asthma Flare-Up?
Wheezing and Asthma in Infants

En español

Ácaros
¿Cómo puedo conseguir que mi hijo coopere a la hora de utilizar el nebulizador?
¿Causan asma las alergias?
¿Cuál es la diferencia entre medicaciones de rescate y de control?
¿Cuál es la diferencia entre nebulizador e inhalador?
¿Puede el clima empeorar el asma de mi hijo?
¿Pueden hacer deporte los niños y adolescentes con asma?
¿Qué es un medidor de flujo espiratorio máximo?
¿Qué es un plan de acción contra el asma?
¿Qué es una crisis asmática?
¿Y si mi hijo no se toma la medicación para el asma?
Alérgeno
Análisis de la función pulmonar
Asma
Asma causada por alergias
Asma inducida por el ejercicio
Asma inducida por el ejercicio
Asma y adolescencia
Asma: aspectos fundamentales
Ataque de asma
Broncoconstricción
Broncodilatador
Bronquios
Controlar el asma
Corticosteroides
Creando un hogar libre de asma
Cuándo debe acudir a la sala de emergencias si su hijo tiene asma
El asma y la escuela
Espaciador
Espirómetro
Factores desencadenantes
Fumar y el asma
Histamina
Inhalador o nebulizador: ¿cuál debería usar mi hijo?
Inmunoglobulina E (IgE)
Inmunoterapia
Los viajes y el asma
Mantener los desencadenantes del asma a raya
Medicamentos de alivio rápido
Medicamentos de control
Medidor de flujo máximo
Nebulizador
Obstrucción de las vías aéreas
Ozono, calidad del aire y asma
Plan de acción contra el asma
Polen
Polvillo proveniente de los animales
Respiración sibilante o jadeante y asma en bebés
Resuello
Retracciones
Si mi hijo tiene asma, ¿podemos seguir teniendo un animal en casa?
Sulfitos
Tos
Tratar una crisis asmática

Living With Asthma

Asthma Action Plan
Asthma Diary
Can Kids and Teens With Asthma Play Sports?
Can Kids Get Allergies All Year?
How Can I Help My Child Cooperate While Using the Nebulizer?
Managing Asthma
School and Asthma
Traveling and Asthma
When to Go to the ER if Your Child Has Asthma

Medications & Monitoring

Asthma Action Plan
Asthma Diary
How Can I Help My Child Cooperate While Using the Nebulizer?
Inhaler or Nebulizer: Which One Should My Child Use?
Managing Asthma
What if My Child Doesn't Take His or Her Asthma Medication?
What's a Peak Flow Meter?
What's the Difference Between a Nebulizer and an Inhaler?
What's the Difference Between Rescue and Controller Medications?

Personal Stories

Asthma Story: Alexis (Video)
Asthma Story: Jordan (Video)
Asthma Story: Monica (Video)
Asthma: Parents Talk (Video)

Preventing Flare-Ups

Can the Weather Affect My Child's Asthma?
Creating an Asthma-Safe Home
Dealing With Asthma Triggers
Do Allergies Cause Asthma?
Environmental Control Measures
Exercise-Induced Asthma
Handling an Asthma Flare-Up
If My Child Has Asthma, Can We Keep Our Pet?
Ozone, Air Quality, and Asthma
Smoking and Asthma

Q&As

A Cold or Allergies: Which Is It?
Can Kids and Teens With Asthma Play Sports?
Can Kids Get Allergies All Year?
Can the Weather Affect My Child's Asthma?
How Can I Help My Child Cooperate While Using the Nebulizer?
If My Child Has Asthma, Can We Keep Our Pet?
Inhaler or Nebulizer: Which One Should My Child Use?
What if My Child Doesn't Take His or Her Asthma Medication?
What's a Peak Flow Meter?
What's an Asthma Action Plan?
What's an Asthma Flare-Up?
What's the Difference Between a Nebulizer and an Inhaler?
What's the Difference Between Rescue and Controller Medications?

Tools

Asthma Action Plan
Asthma Diary

Words to Know

Definition: Airway Obstruction
Definition: Allergen
Definition: Allergy-Triggered Asthma
Definition: Animal Dander
Definition: Asthma
Definition: Asthma Action Plan
Definition: Asthma Flare-Up
Definition: Bronchial Tubes
Definition: Bronchoconstriction
Definition: Bronchodilator
Definition: Controller Medications
Definition: Corticosteroids
Definition: Cough
Definition: Dust Mites
Definition: Exercise-Induced Asthma
Definition: Histamine
Definition: Immunoglobulin (IgE)
Definition: Immunotherapy
Definition: Inhaler
Definition: Lung Function Tests
Definition: Nebulizer
Definition: Peak Flow Meter
Definition: Pollen
Definition: Rescue Medications
Definition: Retractions
Definition: Spacer
Definition: Spirometer
Definition: Sulfites
Definition: Triggers
Definition: Wheezing