Asthma resourcesAAsthma resourcesAsthma resourcesEnglishRespiratoryChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)LungsRespiratory systemSupport, services and resourcesAdult (19+)NA2009-01-29T05:00:00Z11.000000000000038.1000000000000338.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>Find a list of helpful resources for both you and your child regarding asthma education and assistance.<br></p><p> This page directs you to asthma groups and websites that can help you and your child learn about their condition.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>There are many different resources to help you and your child manage asthma, including books and websites.</li></ul><h3>Nova Scotia Lung Association</h3><p> <a href="https://ns.lung.ca/" target="_blank">ns.lung.ca</a></p><h3>Ontario Lung Association</h3><div><p> <a href="https://lungontario.ca/asthma-action" target="_blank">lungontario.ca/asthma-action</a></p><p>The Ontario Lung Association also has many asthma resources in other languages, such as French, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Hindi, and Punjabi. </p><h3>Asthma Society of Canada<br></h3></div><p> <a href="https://asthma.ca/" target="_blank">asthma.ca</a> </p><h3>American Lung Association</h3><p> <a href="https://www.lung.org/" target="_blank">www.lung.org</a> </p><h3>American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI)</h3><p> <a href="https://www.aaaai.org/" target="_blank">www.aaaai.org </a></p><h3>Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)</h3><p> <a href="https://ginasthma.org/" target="_blank">ginasthma.org</a> </p><h3>Allergy & Asthma Network: Mothers of Asthmatics</h3><p> <a href="http://www.allergyasthmanetwork.org/?s=childcare" target="_blank">www.aanma.org/childcare </a></p><h2>Websites for your child</h2><h3>AboutKidsHealth: Concentrate on asthma</h3><p>Just for kids: <a href="https://kids.aboutkidshealth.ca/player?title=concentrate-on-asthma">https://kids.aboutkidshealth.ca/player?title=concentrate-on-asthma</a><br></p><h3>AIR Square for teens</h3><p>From the Asthma Society of Canada.<br></p><p> <a href="http://www.airsquare.ca/" target="_blank">www.AIRsquare.ca </a></p><h2>Resources for schools</h2><h3>School House: Keeping Healthy at School</h3> <br> <h3>From the Allergy & Asthma Network: Mothers of Asthmatics. </h3><p> <a href="http://www.allergyasthmanetwork.org/" target="_blank">www.allergyasthmanetwork.org</a><br></p><h2>Books</h2><div><h3> <br> </h3><h3>Asthma Active</h3><p>A 21-page activity booklet for older children with asthma. It is full of educational games such as word searches and a crossword puzzle that teach about asthma in a fun way. Available from the Ontario Lung Association. </p><h3>Call Me Brave Boy<br></h3><p>By Jenny Shinder, illustrated by Michael Martchenko</p><p>A 20-page picture book designed for a parent or caregiver to read to a young child who has asthma. Available from the Ontario Lung Association. </p><h3>Asthma in Children</h3><p>An in-depth 36-page book that helps parents of children with asthma understand and better manage the condition. It includes an explanation of asthma, asthma triggers and medications, and how to regularly monitor asthma. Available from the Ontario Lung Association. </p></div><h3>The Complete Kid’s Allergy & Asthma Guide</h3><p>Edited by Milton Gold, MD, FRCPC</p><p>Toronto: Robert Rose, 2003. 288 pages.<br></p><p>Developed in collaboration with The Hospital for Sick Children, this book provides the most up-to-date, expert advice available, with easy-to-read information about every aspect of allergy and asthma. A comprehensive, authoritative guide for parents, with common-sense guidelines, recommendations, and tips on dealing with children’s asthma and allergies. Available in bookstores.</p>
Documentation sur l’asthmeDDocumentation sur l’asthmeAsthma resourcesFrenchRespiratoryChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)LungsRespiratory systemSupport, services and resourcesAdult (19+)NA2009-01-29T05:00:00ZFlat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Trouvez une liste de sources de renseignments utiles que votre enfant et vous même pourrez consulter pour rechercher des informations éducatives sur l’asthme.</p><p> Cette page vous dirige vers des groupes de soutien et des sites Web portant sur l’asthme qui peuvent vous aider, vous et votre enfant, à en connaître davantage sur cette maladie.</p>





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