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Understanding asthma: Written by doctors for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121275
Renfrew, Ruth, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2018. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 REN 2018
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how asthma affects the body, and how treatments work.
Title
Understanding asthma: Written by doctors for kids
Author
Renfrew, Ruth
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 16 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Medication
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how asthma affects the body, and how treatments work.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 REN 2018
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Walking a good walk with asthma: An educational workbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114210
The Asthma Society of Canada. China: Everbest Canada , [2013]. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 400 AST [2013]
This book is an educational workbook about asthma and asthma medication.
Title
Walking a good walk with asthma: An educational workbook
Corporate Author
The Asthma Society of Canada
Place
China
Publisher
Everbest Canada
Year Published
[2013]
Physical Description
Ring binder, 90 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Medication
Aboriginal Health
Abstract
This book is an educational workbook about asthma and asthma medication.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FN 400 AST [2013]
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The great Katie Kate offers answers about asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113353
DeLand, Maitland M., Zivoin, Jennifer (illustrator). Austin, TX: Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2013. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 DEL 2013
When Julie is diagnosed with asthma, the Great Katie Kate swoops in to help alleviate her fears brought on by the Worry Wombat.
Title
The great Katie Kate offers answers about asthma
Author
DeLand, Maitland M.
Zivoin, Jennifer (illustrator)
Place
Austin, TX
Publisher
Greenleaf Book Group Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
30 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Topics
Asthma-Children
Picture Books
Asthma
Abstract
When Julie is diagnosed with asthma, the Great Katie Kate swoops in to help alleviate her fears brought on by the Worry Wombat.
ISBN
9781626340534
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 DEL 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due March 09, 2020
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due March 31, 2020
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Galant, S. La Habra, CA: Institute for Healthcare Advancement , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 405 GAL 2011
This easy-to-read guide shows parents how to help their child cope with asthma. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 What You Need to Know About Asthma ; Chapter 2 Taking Charge of Your Kid's Asthma ; Chapter 3 Planning to Care for Your Kid's Asthma ; Chapter 4 Your Kid's Asthma Medicines ; Chapter 5 H…
Title
What to do for kids with asthma
Author
Galant, S.
Place
La Habra, CA
Publisher
Institute for Healthcare Advancement
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 145 p.
Series
What to do
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Abstract
This easy-to-read guide shows parents how to help their child cope with asthma.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 What You Need to Know About Asthma
Chapter 2 Taking Charge of Your Kid's Asthma
Chapter 3 Planning to Care for Your Kid's Asthma
Chapter 4 Your Kid's Asthma Medicines
Chapter 5 Helping Your Kid Take Medicines
Chapter 6 Your Kid's Health
Chapter 7 Living with Asthma
ISBN
9780972014861
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FN 405 GAL 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Berube, Denis, Laporte, Sylvie, Thivierge, Robert L. Montreal, QC: Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 405 BER 2010 STACKS
Denis Bérubé, pédiatre-pneumologue, Sylvie Laporte, inhalothérapeute, et Robert L. Thivierge, pédiatre, répondent aux questions que vous vous posez sur l'asthme de votre enfant...
Title
Mon enfant est asthmatique
Author
Berube, Denis
Laporte, Sylvie
Thivierge, Robert L.
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
Éditions du CHU Sainte-Justine
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover, 83 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Abstract
Denis Bérubé, pédiatre-pneumologue, Sylvie Laporte, inhalothérapeute, et Robert L. Thivierge, pédiatre, répondent aux questions que vous vous posez sur l'asthme de votre enfant...
ISBN
9782896191765
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FN 405 BER 2010 STACKS
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre STACKS Available
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Rees, John, Kanabar, Dipak, Pattani, Shriti;. Chichester, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell/BMJ Books , 2010. 6th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WF553 R32 2010
Title
ABC of asthma
Author
Rees, John
Kanabar, Dipak
Pattani, Shriti;
Edition
6th ed.
Place
Chichester, U.K.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell/BMJ Books
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
93 p. : ill.
Series
ABC series
Subjects
Asthma
ISBN
9781405185967
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WF553 R32 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Healing the new childhood epidemics: Autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110047
Bock, Kenneth, Stauth, Cameron. New York NY: Ballantine Books , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BOC 2007
The book looks at the rapid rise in incidence of autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies. The author shows how the rise of each of these conditions seems to be connected to the changes we are seeing in our environment. He also looks at the connections between these conditions.
Title
Healing the new childhood epidemics: Autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies
Author
Bock, Kenneth
Stauth, Cameron
Place
New York NY
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: xvi, 458 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Asthma
Allergies
Abstract
The book looks at the rapid rise in incidence of autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies. The author shows how the rise of each of these conditions seems to be connected to the changes we are seeing in our environment. He also looks at the connections between these conditions.
ISBN
9070345494504
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BOC 2007
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Viral and immunological malignancies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15991
Hamilton, ON: BC Decker , 2006. (Book, CD) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QW166 V811 2006
Title
Viral and immunological malignancies
Editor
Volberding, Paul
Palefsky, Joel
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
BC Decker
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xi, 420 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Series
Clinical oncology series
Subjects
Oncogenic Viruses
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms - therapy
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - complications
AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections - complications
Disease Susceptibility
ISBN
9781550092561
1550092561
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QW166 V811 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Asthma sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of asthma in infants, children, teenagers, and adults, icluding facts about different types of asthma, common co-occuring conditions, asthma management plans, triggers, medications, and medication delivery devices.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17486
Bellenir, Karen;. Detroit: Omnigraphics , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WF39 A853 2006
Title
Asthma sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of asthma in infants, children, teenagers, and adults, icluding facts about different types of asthma, common co-occuring conditions, asthma management plans, triggers, medications, and medication delivery devices.
Author
Bellenir, Karen;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Detroit
Publisher
Omnigraphics
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
609 p. : ill
Series
Health reference series
Subjects
Asthma
Patient Education
Consumer Health Information
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780780808669
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WF39 A853 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Kovesi, Tom. Ottawa, ON: The Lung Association; Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario , 2005. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 405 KOV 2005
Written for for parents of children with asthma, this booklet presented in an interesting and easy-to read format, includes an Asthma Diary Card and an Asthma Action Plan – tools that are designed to supplement your care and to help parents and caregivers understand their child’s needs.
Title
Asthma in children
Author
Kovesi, Tom
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
The Lung Association; Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 35 p.
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Abstract
Written for for parents of children with asthma, this booklet presented in an interesting and easy-to read format, includes an Asthma Diary Card and an Asthma Action Plan – tools that are designed to supplement your care and to help parents and caregivers understand their child’s needs.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FN 405 KOV 2005
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Asthma active: Learning about asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111383

https://lung.healthdiary.ca/Guest/Product.aspx?IDS=%2bziDlBncJGnoG%2brXDOQ%2bhg%3d%3d

Dell, Jim, Marchenko, Michael (ill.), Bandera, Emilio (ill.). Toronto, ON: Province of Ontario , [2004]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 LUN [2004]
URL Notes
Click on the above link to access the pdf version.
Asthma Active is an illustrated activity booklet for older children with asthma. It is full of educational games such as word searches and a crossword puzzle that teach about asthma in a fun way.
Title
Asthma active: Learning about asthma
Author
Dell, Jim
Marchenko, Michael (ill.)
Bandera, Emilio (ill.)
Corporate Author
The Lung Association: Ontario
The Hospital for Sick Children
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Province of Ontario
Year Published
[2004]
Physical Description
Softcover: 21 p.
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Picture Books
Abstract
Asthma Active is an illustrated activity booklet for older children with asthma. It is full of educational games such as word searches and a crossword puzzle that teach about asthma in a fun way.
Notes
Ages 7-12.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://lung.healthdiary.ca/Guest/Product.aspx?IDS=%2bziDlBncJGnoG%2brXDOQ%2bhg%3d%3d
URL Notes
Click on the above link to access the pdf version.
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 LUN [2004]
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Asthma active: Learning about asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111384

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Asthma_Active.pdf

Dell, Jim, Marchenko, Michael (ill.), Bandera, Emilio (ill.). Toronto, ON: Province of Ontario , [2004]. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on above link to view the ebook.
Asthma Active is an illustrated activity booklet for older children with asthma. It is full of educational games such as word searches and a crossword puzzle that teach about asthma in a fun way.
Title
Asthma active: Learning about asthma
Author
Dell, Jim
Marchenko, Michael (ill.)
Bandera, Emilio (ill.)
Corporate Author
The Lung Association: Ontario
The Hospital for Sick Children
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Province of Ontario
Year Published
[2004]
Physical Description
1 PDF file: (ebook) 21 p.
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Abstract
Asthma Active is an illustrated activity booklet for older children with asthma. It is full of educational games such as word searches and a crossword puzzle that teach about asthma in a fun way.
Notes
Also available as a book to borrow.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Asthma_Active.pdf
URL Notes
Click on above link to view the ebook.
Audience
Patient or Public

Breathe easy : young people's guide to asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17912
Weiss, Jonathan H.;. Washington: Magination , 2003. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WF553 W45 2003
Teaches control of frequency and severity of asthma attacks through awareness of asthma triggers, relaxation exercises, and medications.
Title
Breathe easy : young people's guide to asthma
Author
Weiss, Jonathan H.;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Washington
Publisher
Magination
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
80 p.
Subjects
Asthma
Juvenile Literature
Consumer Information Collection
Abstract
Teaches control of frequency and severity of asthma attacks through awareness of asthma triggers, relaxation exercises, and medications.
ISBN
9781557989574
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WF553 W45 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Pediatric allergy: Principles and practice

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104815
Leung, Donald, Y.M., Sampson, Hugh A., Geha, Raif S., Szefler, Stanley J. St. Louis, Mo: Mosby, Inc. , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF FF 400 LEU 2003
Contents: Epidemiology of allergic diseases; Natural history of allergic diseases and asthma; Genetics of allergic disease and asthma; Regulation and biology of immunoglobulin E; Inflammatory effector cells/cell migration; Developing immune system and allergy; Approach to the child wtih recurrent i…
Title
Pediatric allergy: Principles and practice
Author
Leung, Donald, Y.M.
Sampson, Hugh A.
Geha, Raif S.
Szefler, Stanley J.
Place
St. Louis, Mo
Publisher
Mosby, Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover: 832 pages
Topics
Allergies
Immune System/Immune System Diseases-Symptoms
Drug Allergies
Food Allergies
Asthma
Skin. Skin Diseases
UBC MD Undergrad
Abstract
Contents: Epidemiology of allergic diseases; Natural history of allergic diseases and asthma; Genetics of allergic disease and asthma; Regulation and biology of immunoglobulin E; Inflammatory effector cells/cell migration; Developing immune system and allergy; Approach to the child wtih recurrent infections; Antibody deficiency; T-Cell immunodeficiencies; Pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection; Complement deficiencies; White blood cell defects; Rheumatic diseases of childhood: Therapeutic principles; Autoimmune diseases; Autoimmune lymphoprolifitive syndrome; Epstein-Barr virus infections; Intravenous immune serum globulin therapy; Bone marrow transplantation; Immunizations; Gene therapy and allergy; Stem cell therapeutics: An overview; Laboratory (in vitro) analyses; In vivo testing for immunoglobulin E-mediated sensitivity; Outdoor allergens; Indoor allergens; Environmental control; Immunotherapy for allergic disease; Allergic rhinitis; Otitis media; Sinusitis; Chronic cough; Immunology of the asthmatic response; Guidelines for treatment of asthma; Functional assessment of asthma; Infections and asthma; Special considerations for infants and young children; Inner city asthma; Asthma in older children; Asthma education programs for children; Asthma and the athlete; Refractory childhood asthma: New insight into the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management; Promoting adherence and effective self-management in patients with asthma; New directions in asthma management; Mucosal immunity: An overview; Evaluation of food allergy; Approach to feeding problems in the infant and young child; Prevention and natural history of food allergy; Enterocolitis, proctocolitis, and gastroenteritis, and proctocolitis; Food allergy, respiratory disease, and anaphylaxis; Atopic dermatitis and food hypersensitivity; Management of food allergy; Atopic dermatitis; Urticaria and angiodema; Contact dermatitis; Allergic and immunologic eye disease; Drug allergy; Latex allergy; Insect sting anaphylaxis; General treatment of anaphylasis.
ISBN
0323018025
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FF 400 LEU 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Complete kid's allergy and asthma guide: The parent's handbook for children of all ages

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106492
Gold, Milton (Ed.). Toronto, ON: Robert Rose Inc. , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FF 400 MIL 2003
A parent's guide to allergies and asthma developed by the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. The book combines comprehensive, authoritative information with common sense guidelines, recommendations and coping strategies. Inludes information on allergic conditions such as: Asthma, Rhinitis; Skin…
Title
Complete kid's allergy and asthma guide: The parent's handbook for children of all ages
Author
Gold, Milton (Ed.)
Corporate Author
Hospital for Sick Children
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Robert Rose Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Hardcover, 255 p.
Topics
Allergies
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Abstract
A parent's guide to allergies and asthma developed by the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. The book combines comprehensive, authoritative information with common sense guidelines, recommendations and coping strategies. Inludes information on allergic conditions such as: Asthma, Rhinitis; Skin conditions; Adverse food reactions; Anaphylaxis; Insect allergies; Drug allergies; Latex allergies.
ISBN
0778800784
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FF 400 MIL 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Harvard Medical School guide to taking control of asthma: A comprehensive prevention and treatment plan for you and your family

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106587
Fanta, Christopher H., Cristiano, Lynda M., Haver, Kenan, Waring, Nancy. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 400 FAN 2003
This authoritative overview of asthma a disease is written in layman's terms. The authors explain how asthma is diagnosed and how the various symptoms, such as shortness of breath, wheezing and tightness in the chest, manifest themselves in different individuals. A large portion of the book is devo…
Title
Harvard Medical School guide to taking control of asthma: A comprehensive prevention and treatment plan for you and your family
Author
Fanta, Christopher H.
Cristiano, Lynda M.
Haver, Kenan
Waring, Nancy
Corporate Author
Harvard Medical School
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 331 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.85 x 9.16 x 6.24
Topics
Asthma
Abstract
This authoritative overview of asthma a disease is written in layman's terms. The authors explain how asthma is diagnosed and how the various symptoms, such as shortness of breath, wheezing and tightness in the chest, manifest themselves in different individuals. A large portion of the book is devoted to a lengthy and highly useful discussion of the current therapies available, as well as the pros and cons of specific medications.
ISBN
0743224787
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FN 400 FAN 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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Breathe easy: Young people's guide to asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108422
Weiss, Jonathan H., Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator). Washington, DC: Magination Press , 2003. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 WEI 2003
Teaches control of frequency and severity of asthma attacks through awareness of asthma triggers, relaxation exercises, and medications. Contains resources and a parent guide.
Title
Breathe easy: Young people's guide to asthma
Author
Weiss, Jonathan H.
Chesworth, Michael (Illustrator)
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
Magination Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, ill.; 80 p.
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Abstract
Teaches control of frequency and severity of asthma attacks through awareness of asthma triggers, relaxation exercises, and medications. Contains resources and a parent guide.
Notes
Ages 8-13
ISBN
1557989567
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 WEI 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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In sickness and in play: Children coping with chronic illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109943
Clark, Cindy Dell. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
EF 850 CLA 2003
"In Sickness and in Play" looks at ways children and families can deal with the issues which face them when dealing with either asthma or diabetes. ; Since chronically ill children are at greater risk of developing mental health and social adjustment problems than other children, these interviews w…
Title
In sickness and in play: Children coping with chronic illness
Author
Clark, Cindy Dell
Place
New Brunswick, NJ
Publisher
Rutgers University Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 225 p. : ill.
Topics
Coping with Chronic Illness-Children
Asthma
Abstract
"In Sickness and in Play" looks at ways children and families can deal with the issues which face them when dealing with either asthma or diabetes.
Since chronically ill children are at greater risk of developing mental health and social adjustment problems than other children, these interviews with families create an opportunity to learn and cope with the issues.
Notes
Includes notes, bibliography and index
ISBN
0813532701
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
EF 850 CLA 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://asthma.starlightprograms.org/

Starbright Foundation. Los Angeles, CA: Starbright Foundation , 2002. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 QUE 2002
URL Notes
Click on the link above to play online.
This cd-rom helps kids and teens ages 7 to 15 find out more about: Early warning signs and symptoms; Identifying and avoiding asthma triggers; Myths about asthma; How asthma affects the lungs; Proper use of asthma medication devices; Long-term control medicine and quick-relief medicine; Measuring a…
Title
Quest for the code
Corporate Author
Starbright Foundation
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Starbright Foundation
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 CD-Rom
Topics
Asthma
Asthma-Children
Education. Gaming
Abstract
This cd-rom helps kids and teens ages 7 to 15 find out more about: Early warning signs and symptoms; Identifying and avoiding asthma triggers; Myths about asthma; How asthma affects the lungs; Proper use of asthma medication devices; Long-term control medicine and quick-relief medicine; Measuring and monitoring peak flow; How to answer questions from peers about asthma.
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://asthma.starlightprograms.org/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to play online.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 400 QUE 2002
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

My house is killing me! : the home guide for families with allergies and asthma

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17915
May, Jeffrey C.;. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WD300 M3 2001
Title
My house is killing me! : the home guide for families with allergies and asthma
Author
May, Jeffrey C.;
Place
Baltimore
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
338 p. : ill.
Subjects
Hypersensitivity
Asthma
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780801867309
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WD300 M3 2001
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Gosselin, Kim, Freedman, Moss (illustrator). Plainview, NY: JayJo Books , 1998. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 GOS 1998
A young boy describes what it is like to have asthma, what happens during an asthma attack, and how his asthma can be treated and controlled.
Title
Taking asthma to school
Author
Gosselin, Kim
Freedman, Moss (illustrator)
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Plainview, NY
Publisher
JayJo Books
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Paperback, col. ill.; (unpaged).
Series
Special kids in school series
Topics
Asthma-Children
Picture Books
Asthma
Abstract
A young boy describes what it is like to have asthma, what happens during an asthma attack, and how his asthma can be treated and controlled.
Notes
Ages 5-10
ISBN
1891383019
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 GOS 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Once upon a breath: The story of a wolf, 3 pigs & asthma

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Zevy, Aaron,, Tebbutt, Susan (Illustrator). Downsview, ON: Tumbleweed Press , 1997. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 ZEV 1997
This picture book teaches young children about asthma; definition, symptoms, and treatment.
Title
Once upon a breath: The story of a wolf, 3 pigs & asthma
Author
Zevy, Aaron,
Tebbutt, Susan (Illustrator)
Place
Downsview, ON
Publisher
Tumbleweed Press
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
Softcover: [35 p.]
Topics
Asthma-Children
Asthma
Abstract
This picture book teaches young children about asthma; definition, symptoms, and treatment.
ISBN
0968067816
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 ZEV 1997
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

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Astra Canada. , 1996. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 AST 1996
Board book with simple illustrations depicting the effects of asthma, bronchitis and emphysema on the respiratory system.
Title
Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Corporate Author
Astra Canada
Year Published
1996
Topics
Asthma-Children
Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. COPD
Asthma
Abstract
Board book with simple illustrations depicting the effects of asthma, bronchitis and emphysema on the respiratory system.
ISBN
1879874490
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FN 405 AST 1996
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Guinea pig model of human respiratory syncytial virus lung infection

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Hegele, Richard George. Vancouver, B.C.: University of British Columbia , 1992. (Book, Thesis) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QW168.5 P2 H462 1992
Title
Guinea pig model of human respiratory syncytial virus lung infection
Author
Hegele, Richard George
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Year Published
1992
Subjects
Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Human
Paramyxoviridae
Asthma
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QW168.5 P2 H462 1992
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

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