5 Things Kids Should Tell Their Asthma Doctor

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5 Things Kids Should Tell Their Asthma Doctor
Mon, 07-15-2013 - 10:54am

According to Health Day News, children should do much of the talking to their doctors. "Children, not their parents, should do most of the talking about their asthma symptoms when seeing an allergist, according to a new study.

Researchers looked at about 80 children with asthma and their parents. Although parents can provide useful information, it's important for allergists to ask both parents and children about symptoms, activity limitations and use of medications to better understand and treat the child's asthma, the researchers found." read more

Does your child do any of the talking when at the doctor?

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