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Asthma Special Needs Factsheet

Asthma Special Needs Factsheet


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OrganizationAllergy and Asthma Network/Mothers of Asthmatics (AAN-MA)
Through education, advocacy, community outreach, and research, AAN-MA hopes to eliminate suffering and fatalities due to asthma and allergies. AAN-MA offers news, drug recall information, tips, and more for treating allergies and asthma. Call: (800) 878-4403

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
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
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

OrganizationAmerican Lung Association
The mission of this group is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health. Contact the group at: American Lung Association 61 Broadway, 6th Floor NY, NY 10006 (212) 315-8700

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

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
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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