What you need to know about childhood asthma

What is Asthma? Asthma is the most common chronic disease of childhood, and yet many parents know little about it. The numbers of young people and children with asthma is rising. Nearly five million children under age 18 have asthma. Between 1980-1994, asthma among children under five years old increased by 160%. Asthma is an […]

Asthma and Your Child

Nearly one in five of Nevada County‚Äôs children under age 6 have been diagnosed with asthma. This chronic lung disease is a major concern of the First 5 Nevada County Children and Families First Commission, so we wanted to share important information with you. A child with asthma can lead a full, active and healthy […]