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Asthma Special Needs Factsheet

Resources

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OrganizationAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
http://www.aaaai.org/
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology offers up-to-date information and a find-an-allergist search tool.

Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
http://kidshealth.org/classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

OrganizationAmerican Lung Association
http://www.lungusa.org
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
http://www.pta.org
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

OrganizationAllergy and Asthma Network
http://www.allergyasthmanetwork.org/patients/
AAN's mission is to end the needless death and suffering due to asthma, allergies and related conditions through outreach, education, advocacy and research.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
http://www.aap.org
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.



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