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Asthma: What Do You Know About It?

What do the composer Beethoven and President Kennedy have in common? Asthma. How much do you know about this disease? Take this quiz to find out.

1. Asthma is the leading cause of long-term illness in children. When does it usually show up?
2. Asthma symptoms:
3. Asthma triggers include:
4. Proper asthma management includes:
5. Children with asthma should:
Publication Source: Health and You magazine
Online Source: Asthma and exercise, American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunologyhttp://www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/library/asthma-library/asthma-and-exercise.aspx <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Source: Asthma, CDChttp://www.cdc.gov/asthma/faqs.htm <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Source: Asthma triggers, American Lung Associationhttp://www.lung.org/lung-disease/asthma/living-with-asthma/take-control-of-your-asthma/asthma-triggers.html <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Editor: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Medical Reviewer: Holloway, Beth, RN, MEd
Online Medical Reviewer: MMI board-certified, academically affiliated clinician
Date Last Reviewed: 6/24/2014
Date Last Modified: 7/14/2014