Management & Treatment
The precise cause of asthma is not yet known, but we do know family history, environmental irritants, allergies, and certain illnesses play a role in the development of asthma or an increase in asthma symptoms. Though asthma can not at this time be cured, it can be controlled with proper care.
- Asthma: Taking Medicine Safely - American Academy of Family Physicians. Provides information on other medications that could interact with asthma medicines.
- Asthma Medications – Mayo Clinic
- Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma - National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP)
- Managing Your Medication Supply - National Jewish Medical and Research Center
Communicating With Your Care Provider
Communicating With Your Healthcare Provider - MEDLINEplus