The content in this resource is designed to help parents ensure their child stays fit, healthy, and happy.
The “Managing your child’s asthma” resource will also help parents and caregivers to answer these questions:
Asthma is a common New Zealand illness, but it’s scary for parents when it affects their child. It’s not unusual for parents to find it difficult to take in information, or leave the doctor’s office feeling overwhelmed and wishing they had asked more questions.
Because everyone learns in different ways, we have produced the resource as a printed booklet and an online learning tool that includes narrations.
Download the printed booklet to read, or access the online learning tool for free: https://learnaboutlungs.org.nz
Use this checklist of preventative measures to help reduce the risk of asthma-related sickness at school.
An information booklet on symptoms, triggers, management strategies, medicines and steps to take in an asthma emergency.
An information booklet on symptoms, inhaler use, medicines, physical activity and asthma friendly schools.