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Asthma

Adult Asthma Clinic

Adult Asthma Clinic

Adult Asthma Clinic

The UNM adult asthma clinic offers standardized education for MDI use, spacer use, irritant avoidance, home treatment and written action plans for mild to severe asthmatics.

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America

A not-for-profit organization founded in 1953, is the leading patient organization for people with asthma and allergies, and the oldest asthma and allergy patient group in the world.

Asthma Control

Asthma Control

Asthma Control

Asthma is a chronic lung disease with recurring symptoms. Symptoms include wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and coughing.

Asthma in Hispanic Children - Photo Voice Project

Asthma in Hispanic Children - Photo Voice Project

Asthma in Hispanic Children - Photo Voice Project

The Asthma Control Program partnered with Nuestra Salud to implement a series of community meetings to increase understanding about asthma care and control among Spanish speaking Hispanic families who have children with asthma, using the photovoice method.

Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools

Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools

Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools

Use the IAQ Tools for Schools Framework and sustain an effective and comprehensive indoor air quality (IAQ) management program or other overall health and safety initiatives.

Kid's Health Asthma Center

Kid's Health Asthma Center

Kid's Health Asthma Center

Links to government agencies, schools, and education organizations. You can search this site to learn about asthma basics.

Open Airways for Schools

Open Airways for Schools

Open Airways for Schools

Elementary school children can learn to manage their own asthma when they participate in the American Lung Association's award-winning Open Airways For Schools program.

Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology

The UNM pediatric pulmonology team sees patients with any pediatric respiratory problems including cystic fibrosis, asthma, neuromuscular diseases, pediatric rheumatologic diseases, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, ventilator dependence, tracheostomy dependence, sleep disorders, bronchiectasis, and chronic lung disease.

Physician Asthma Care Education

Physician Asthma Care Education

Physician Asthma Care Education

The PACE program is a two-part interactive, multi-media educational seminar to improve physician awareness, ability, and use of communication and therapeutic techniques for reducing the effects of asthma on children and their families.

Proyecto Fotovoz: El Asma en los Niños Hispanos

Proyecto Fotovoz: El Asma en los Niños Hispanos

Proyecto Fotovoz: El Asma en los Niños Hispanos

The Asthma Control Program partnered with Nuestra Salud to implement a series of community meetings to increase understanding about asthma care and control among Spanish speaking Hispanic families who have children with asthma, using the photovoice method.

Quest for the Code® Asthma Game

Quest for the Code® Asthma Game

Quest for the Code® Asthma Game

The Starlight Children’s Foundation adventure game helps kids and teens, aged 7 to 15 years, learn how to manage their asthma.

State Honor Roll of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools

State Honor Roll of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools

State Honor Roll of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools

New Mexico was one of four new states added to the 2015 State Honor Roll of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools. This report is part of an annual research project to help identify states with the most comprehensive and preferred statewide public policies supporting people with asthma, food allergies, anaphylaxis and related allergic diseases in US elementary, middle and high schools.