Children and Asthma: The Goal Is Control
MedSun: Newsletter #74, July 2012

FDA Consumer Update

FDA is working to make sure that the drugs and devices used to treat asthma - a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways - are safe and effective. Uncontrolled asthma can lead to chronic lung disease and a poor quality of life, and may slow growth. This article provides tips on knowing what triggers asthma as well as different treatment options.

Additional Information:

FDA Consumer Update. Children and Asthma: The Goal is Control. June 11, 2012.
http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm306476.htm


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