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  1. Asthma Action Plan (01:38)
    Learn how following an asthma action plan can help you take control of your asthma.
  2. Asthma Action Plan for Your Child (02:07)
    Learn how following an asthma action plan can help you control your child's asthma.
  3. Asthma: Helping a Young Child Take Medicine (01:32)
    Learn ways to encourage your young child to take asthma medicine with a nebulizer.
  4. Asthma: Keeping Your Child Out of the Hospital (02:00)
    Learn ways to prevent a return trip to the emergency room for your child with asthma.
  5. Asthma: Myths About Inhaled Steroids (01:48)
    Learn common myths about inhaled steroids, which are some of the best medicines for controlling asthma.
  6. Asthma: What Happens in Your Lungs (03:28)
    Learn why certain things irritate your lungs to cause asthma.
  7. Checking Peak Flow (01:48)
    Learn how to use a peak flow meter to check how well your lungs are working.
  8. Dealing With Asthma Triggers (02:04)
    Learn how to avoid common asthma triggers to better control your symptoms.
  1. Helping Your Child Deal With Asthma (02:08)
    Learn how to help your child deal with asthma and asthma treatments.
  2. How to Use a Nebulizer With a Mask (01:29)
    Learn how to use a nebulizer, with a face mask, on your child.
  3. Long-Acting Bronchodilators for Your Child (01:20)
    Learn why a long-acting bronchodilator might be added to your child's asthma medicine.
  4. Teenagers: Feeling Different Because of Asthma (01:27)
    Learn how expressing your negative feelings about asthma will help you feel better.
  5. Using a Dry Powder Inhaler (01:46)
    Learn the right way to use a dry powder inhaler to help control your asthma.

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