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provides information and tools to help you manage the impact of childhood asthma on the workplace. Here you’ll find resources for smart childhood asthma worksite programs and ready-to-use solutions that will help your workforce benefit from the Be Smart. Be Well. Childhood Asthma employee website.

Employer toolkit

Childhood Asthma

Online Resources

Use this resource list to create your own childhood asthma toolkit for your employees.

General Resources

Allergy & Asthma Network: Mothers of Asthmatics
(http://www.aanma.org/)

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
(http://www.aaaai.org/patients/publicedmat/tips/childhoodasthma.stm)

American Academy of Family Physicians
(http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/common/asthma/kids/219.html)

American Academy of Pediatrics
(http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/asthma.cfm)

American Lung Association
(http://www.lungusa.org/lung-disease/asthma/)

Centers for Disease Control
(http://www.cdc.gov/asthma/faqs.htm)

MayoClinic.com
(http://www.mayoclinic.com/print/childhood-asthma/DS00849/DSECTION=all&METHOD=print)

Nemours Foundation KidsHealth
(http://kidshealth.org/parent/centers/asthma_center.html)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
(http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Asthma/Asthma_WhatIs.html)

Noattacks.org
(http://www.noattacks.org/)

Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago
(http://www.lungchicago.org/asthma/)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
(http://www.epa.gov/asthma/pdfs/ll_asthma_brochure.pdf)

U.S. National Library of Medicine
(http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/asthmainchildren.html)

Sites for Kids

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
(http://www.aaaai.org/patients/just4kids/brainpop/)

American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
(http://www.acaai.org/patients/quizzes/Pages/kids-asthma-check-2.aspx)

Nemours Foundation KidsHealth
(http://kidshealth.org/kid/health_problems/allergy/asthma.html)

Noattacks.org
(http://www.noattacks.org/forkids.html)

Straight Talk from AANMA's Teen Ambassadors
(http://www.aanma.org/2010/06/life-with-asthma-and-allergies-straight-talk-from-aanma%E2%80%99s-teen-ambassadors/)

Asthma Action Plans

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
(http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/lung/asthma/actionplan_text.htm)

MayoClinic.com: Creating an Asthma Action Plan
(http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/asthma/HQ00273)

Asthma and Schools

American Lung Association: Asthma in Schools
(http://www.lungusa.org/lung-disease/asthma/in-schools/)

Centers for Disease Control
(http://www2c.cdc.gov/podcasts/player.asp?f=8684)

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
(http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/lung/asthma/friendly.htm)