If you have an asthmatic child, one of your main concerns will be keeping him or her healthy and safe at school. Make sure to have all of your asthma action plans ready before the school year, as well and ensure that the school staff is trained in assisting students in emergency medication.
One of the most difficult decisions to make as an asthmatic is this: "When should I call my doctor?" Or, "At what point in the progression of asthma symptoms do I decide to go to the ER?" Obviously if asthma hits hard and fast the answer is easy: "You GO RIGHT TO THE ER NOW!" In fact, you may even…