The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asthma

The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asthma

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Asthma doesn't have to slow your child down-and with the right information and treatment options, you can help your child manage this illness. qThe Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asthmaq helps families to: Recognize symptoms and get an accurate diagnosisIdentify and deal with asthma triggers Decide on the right treatment and medicationPrepare for an asthma attack Make your home asthma-proof and allergen-freeEducate and work with teachers and caregivers Complete with the most recent National Asthma Guidelines, this reliable resource arms you with the knowledge you need to keep your child active and healthy while living with asthma. Janice C. Simmons is the former editor of the qQuality Letter for Healthcare Leaders, q a monthly newsletter that focuses on industry issues, trends, and developments. She has more than twenty-five years of health care reporting and editing experience. Simmons recently reported on innovative steps that were taken by the medical community to improve health care for young asthmatic patients. She lives in Alexandria, VA. Technical Reviewer: Marijo A. Miller Ratcliffe, A.R.N.P., M.N., is a pediatric nurse practitioner at the Pediatric Pulmonary Center at the Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle. She is the author of qAsthma: Primary Care of Infants, Children, and Adolescentsq and qWhat Parents of Children with Asthma Tell Us.q A lecturer for the Department of Family and Child Nursing at the University of Washington's School of Nursing, Ratcliffe assists children and families with chronic illness and speaks on asthma systems of care for children. She is also a member of the American Lung Association of Washington. She lives in Seattle.And, as the asthma and allergy experts advise, air filtering should not replace a thorough cleaning to remove allergens found in dust in your home. ... When selecting a filter (what is often called a a€œfurnace filtera€) for a centralized heating and cooling forced air system, look for the minimum ... products to use (or not) in tHe HoMe.

Title:The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asthma
Author:Jance C. Simmons
Publisher:Everything Books - 2008


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming