Asthma in Children
Asthma is a chronic disease that causes the airways -that carry air in and out of your lungs - to become sore and swollen.
Children have smaller airways than adults, which makes asthma especially serious for them.
Symptoms & signs
chest tightness and
Symptoms are more common in the early morning
causes of asthma
Allergens - mold, pollen, animals
Irritants - cigarette smoke, air pollution
Weather - cold air, changes in weather
Infections - flu, common cold
Asthma is treated with two kinds of medicines
1.)quick-relief medicines to stop asthma symptoms
2.)long-term control medicines to prevent symptoms.