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Bryan, Jenny. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FN 400 BRY 2004
Provides an overview of asthma, describing what it is, what takes place during an asthma attack, factors that can trigger an attack, what it is like to live with asthma, and some of the available treatments. ; Contents: Just the facts -- Asthma alert -- First theories -- Making progress -- Changing…
Title
Asthma
Author
Bryan, Jenny
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Heinemann Library
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover; 56 p. : ill.
Series
Just the facts
Topics
Asthma
Young Adults
Picture Books
Abstract
Provides an overview of asthma, describing what it is, what takes place during an asthma attack, factors that can trigger an attack, what it is like to live with asthma, and some of the available treatments.
Contents: Just the facts -- Asthma alert -- First theories -- Making progress -- Changing ideas -- An asthma attack -- Why does it happen? -- How it feels -- Inflammation -- Who is affected by asthma? -- All in the family? -- Smoking -- Pollution -- Relieving symptoms -- Preventing symptoms -- Using an inhaler -- Taking control -- Living with asthma -- Avoiding triggers -- Case history: Jackie Joyner Kersee -- Emergency -- Will it be cured? -- New treatments -- Reprogramming the immune system.
ISBN
1403445990
9781403445995
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FN 400 BRY 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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