Asthma and Anaphylaxis Back-To-School Checklist for Parents

Posted on August 9, 2012


Healthy Facilities Institute recently published this article to help parents prepare to send children who are asthmatics or at risk for anaphylaxis back to school.  It includes perspective from our friends at Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network – Mothers of Asthmatics, National Association of School Nurses, and from our director, Dr. Stephen Conley.

School children with asthma and food and venom allergy face uncertainty and challenges not experienced by most classmates. The average classroom, lunch room, playground, class party and athletic field is teeming with allergens capable of provoking asthma or allergy symptoms that students with these conditions must prevent and treat with vigilance and balance. Read More





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