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B96 Cares! Asthma Awareness

More than 22 million Americans have asthma, which is caused by a contraction of the airways in the lungs.

Asthma symptoms include excessive coughing, difficulty breathing or wheezing, and chest tightness. 80 more words

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Recognizing Signs of Asthma Attacks

The reason some children suffer asthma and not others isn’t 100% clear but its partly genetics. Of course this shouldn’t cramp your child’s playtime! Speak to your doctor about safe and effective medications tailored just to your child’s needs and remember to write up an asthma action plan-a simple step by step guide to walk you through times of emergency-just as you has an evacuation plan, this is a plan for your child. 517 more words


Survival Guide: hospital stays with a little one

Squid’s first hospital admission was when he was 7 weeks old. He was struggling to breathe and his oxygen saturation levels dropped to below 90% so he was taken in to be monitored and for oxygen if needed. 814 more words



Breathing is not proving fun at the moment. I have asthma, and April was always a tricky time of year for me breathing-wise due to fog and April showers, but there’s a bit more than asthma going on. 585 more words


What does an attack feel like?UPDATED

The biggest pain/annoyance/complete inconvenience of having asthma is an attack. All of the medications, treatments and measures put in place are in order to prevent an attack. 1,270 more words


I Wish

There are a lot of things I can say I wish for on a regular basis.

The big one right now is…

I wish I had not developed asthma. 137 more words