Asthma is a very common condition. Just about every American has probably had an encounter with it either from personal experience or from someone they know. To help raise awareness about just how much this health condition affects our country, we’ve compiled a list of asthma facts and statistics.
Climate change is a significant threat to the health of the American people.
Are you a 13-18 year old with asthma? In the past year have you also : o Used prescription asthma medicine? o Had some trouble controlling your asthma? If so, we have an opportunity for you!
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) introduced the Healthy Home Evaluator (HHE) credential to the nation's home performance, weatherization and healthy housing workforce, with the goal of breaking the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy families through home performance interventions.
Health Resources in Action (HRiA) is seeking applications from school districts across the country to participate in an economic assessment of the implementation of IPM programs www.asthmaregionalcouncil.org/our-work/keeping-the-pests-out/. The project, Keeping the Pests Out: The Economics of IPM in Schools, is funded by EPA, and will inform school pest management policies nationwide. We appreciate if you would share this on-line RFQ http://bit.ly/HRiAIPM with your public health and school networks. Informational webinar on April 20th.
May is Asthma Awareness Month! Now is the perfect time to prepare to take action and tap into AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org’s tools and resources.
We won, and you can too!
There is a hero in your area. It could be you!
Looking for asthma education materials in Spanish? Check out AAFA's Wee Breathers™ Program.