The more information you have, the better you can take charge of your or your child's asthma. Teva Respiratory and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) have compiled a list of organizations and sites that provide additional information about asthma and lung health. Be sure to also discuss questions about asthma with your doctor.
Allergy and Asthma Network: Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) - Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) is the leading nonprofit family health organization whose mission is to eliminate unnecessary suffering and death due to asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, advocacy and outreach.
American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) - The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) is a professional organization with more than 6,700 members in the United States, Canada and 72 other countries. This membership includes allergists / immunologists, other medical specialists, allied health and related healthcare professionals—all with a special interest in the research and treatment of allergic and immunologic diseases.
American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) - The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology is a professional association of more than 6,000 Allergists/Immunologists and allied health professionals. The College provides its members with continuing medical education, publications; and representation to managed care organizations, medical organizations, consumer and patient groups, and government and regulatory agencies. The College also develops and disseminates educational information to patients, other physicians, health professionals and health plan administrators.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) - The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), 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.
The Asthma Page at the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) - The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) provides global leadership for a research, training, and education program to promote the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhance the health of all individuals so that they can live longer and more fulfilling lives.
State Honor Roll - The State Honor Roll of Asthma and Allergy Policies for schools is an annual research project of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) to identify states with the most comprehensive and preferred statewide public policies supporting people with asthma, food allergies, anaphylaxis risk and related allergic diseases in U.S. elementary, middle and high schools. The goal of this report is to identify state-level progress towards better school-based policies, and to provide a blueprint for asthma and allergy advocates nationwide.
Asthma Video Library - This collection of videos provides information on asthma —including information especially for parents of children with asthma.
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