Asthma

Parents of children with chronic illnesses may find it difficult to discuss the realities of their child’s condition, but an open dialogue may be the most important step to managing anxiety. Make it a point to ask your child how he or she feels each day and emphasize accomplishments made in spite of any physical or medial limitations. In addition, before doctor’s appointments, hospital stays or procedures, inform your child about what to expect or have a conversation together with other children who have had similar experiences. If you need professional assistance, Goryeb Children’s Hospital offers counseling and therapy services for children and adolescents with chronic illnesses >
Asthma Articles
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Asthma

Having tonsils removed in childhood is supposed to end chronic earaches and breathing problems. But what if it also increases risk of respiratory infections?

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Lots of things grow in the spring, including your risk of severe allergic reactions and asthma attacks. So people need to take preventive measures and know when to seek medical care, an emergency physician says.

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Exercise can help prevent many chronic illnesses as well as make it easier to manage health conditions, from diabetes to joint pain.

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