Annotated list of asthma resources for parents of children with asthma:
books on asthma, discussion groups for asthma and online articles on asthma.
Asthma care, treatment, medication, asthma in school, and sites for children
and teens about asthma.
Asthma and Allergy Book Reviews
Asthma Mailing Lists
Guide to Asthma and Allergy Mailing Lists
Allergy and Asthma
Network/Mothers of Asthmatics
This group has supported parents for at least 20 years, in my personal
expience. Their website has a number of factsheets and resources for parents
of children with asthma, but it is their off line resources that are most
Asthma and Allergy Foundation
Downloadable brochures on asthma and allergies, an online class, etc.
Provides support for parents with local chapters around the U.S.
National Jewish Medical
and Research Center
One of the best online resources for information on asthma
and allergies. Be sure to read Asthma
treatment and management.
Dr. Plautt, a specialist in pediatric asthma, discusses management of
asthma in children and sample charts and in-depth instructions for daily
management of asthma.
American Academy of
Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Their online physician database locator may help you find an allergist.
Asthma and Allergy
Find an Allergist / Immunologist
Asthma Education Programme
From South Africa, many short articles on asthma and allergies
Factors for Childhood Asthma
Allergy, Preservatives and Asthma
Heart Lung and Blood Institute Diseases and Conditions Index
Overview of asthma and other lung diseases, medicine and treatment.
is asthma treated (asthma medication)?
American Academy of Family Physicians articles on asthma treatment and
Learning to Control Your Symptoms
American College of
Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
This professional association of 5,000 allergists/immunologist
provides a short overview of allergies, an asthma management manual, plus
a allergist/immunologist locator.
Disease Management Resource Manual
online tutorial for children about asthma.