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Back to School: From the American Lung Association

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Did you know that asthma is a lifelong chronic disease? And that it’s a growing problem for America’s school age children?
It’s true… In fact, in a typical classroom of 30 students, three are likely to have asthma!
The American Lung Association’s Open Airways for Schools (OAS) is a free-of-charge management program designed to help children aged 8-11 who have been diagnosed with asthma. Learn more here