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Asthma Center for Teens

  • Air Pollution and Asthma Air Pollution and Asthma

    Poor air quality can make asthma worse. Here's what to do about it if you have asthma.

  • Asthma Asthma

    Asthma is a lung condition that makes it hard to breathe. Learn all about asthma here.

  • Asthma Action Plan

    Use this printable sheet to help manage your asthma.

  • Dealing With an Asthma Flare-Up Dealing With an Asthma Flare-Up

    Asthma flare-ups, or attacks, can be handled, but it's even better if you can prevent them from happening. Find out how to deal with flare-ups.

  • Do Allergies Cause Asthma? Do Allergies Cause Asthma?

    Find out if allergies can make a person's asthma symptoms worse.

  • Exercise-Induced Asthma Exercise-Induced Asthma

    Some people have asthma symptoms only during or after exercise. This is called exercise-induced asthma. Get some tips for coping with it in this article.

  • Allergies Allergies

    Your eyes itch, your nose is running, you're sneezing, and you're covered in hives. The enemy known as allergies has struck again.

  • Eczema Eczema

    Eczema is a common skin problem among teens. If you have eczema, read this article to find out more about it and how you can deal with the skin stress.

  • Lungs and Respiratory System Lungs and Respiratory System

    Each day you breathe about 20,000 times. Find out more about the lungs and breathing process.

  • Dealing With a Health Condition Dealing With a Health Condition

    If you suffer from a chronic illness, you know it can be anything but fun. But you can become better informed and more involved in your care. Here are tips to help you deal.

  • School and Asthma School and Asthma

    Lots of teens have asthma. Here are tips on keeping it under control so you can prevent (or manage) a flare-up at school.

  • Allergy Testing Allergy Testing

    Doctors use several different types of allergy tests, depending on what a person may be allergic to. Find out what to expect from allergy tests.

  • Spirometry (Video)

    This video shows what it's like to get a spirometry test.

  • X-Ray (Video)

    This video shows what it's like to get an X-ray.

  • Asthma Center Asthma Center

    Asthma keeps more kids home from school than any other chronic illness. Learn how to help your child manage the condition, stay healthy, and stay in school.

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