World Asthma Day 2008: You Can Control Your Asthma!

World asthma day is organized by Global Initiative For Asthma (GINA) in collaboration with asthma educators and health care groups for raising awareness about asthma and improving asthma care through out the world.

The theme of this year’s event will be “you can control your asthma”. Latest research on Asthma reveals that more than 300 million people around the world are suffering from Asthma.

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Here are some of the online resources which will be useful for you on this Day:

  1. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

    Do you want to help asthma sufferers? You can help asthma sufferers in variety of ways. It shows various ways; in how to make donation to help the asthma sufferers in right way. It also conducts certification programs on wide range of products to determine their suitability for asthma sufferers. So, find out the certified products that are useful for you.AAFA also offers educational programs. Get information on educational products that are offered by AAFA.Do you have any doubts about your asthma? There is a free service provided here “ask the allergist” for clearing your doubts about asthma and allergies. AAFA also has educational support groups all across the country.


    You can get lots of information on asthma here. You can learn all about asthma basics, asthma triggers, medicines and treatments, how to control asthma, asthma at work and healthy lifestyles with asthma. You can also participate in different events to support asthma patients. Find out the events in which you can participate.

    Asthma society of Canada is providing information about asthma, treatment and how to control it and the lifestyle that you need to follow. Do you have a kid with asthma? Then you can get the information where parents and children can learn about asthma.It also educates the importance of asthma education at school and how parents and teachers should involve helping the students control asthma.They also provide information about the link between asthma and allergies and also helps you to understand how to manage the symptoms. Read what asthma sufferers had to say about their problem and the tips they suggest for the asthma patients.


    Here you can find basics of asthma, more about asthma such as symptoms, controlled and uncontrolled asthma, how to talk to your health care professional, treatment options to discuss with your health care professional, living with asthma and how to make lifestyle choices and changes, and how to help your loved one.If you have any doubts, you can also ask questions as answers are given by a doctor. You can also hear stories from people who have learned how to manage asthma.

  5. Breath of Life

    Another useful resource on asthma information. There is an exhibition that provides medical and human history of asthma. It provides experiences of people with asthma. New research about asthma is also provided here. Many resources on asthma are available in this site.


    Want to control your asthma atttacks? Here are 20 ways to stop an asthma attack. These ways can explain how to stay indoors, outdoors and control eating habits. You can also educate yourself how to reduce exercise induced asthma and what are the symptoms that can be taken seriously.

Some Other Interesting Websites for you to check out:

  • – Here, you can find how to fight against respiratory related conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, short breath etc. without pills and medications.A Unifying Respiratory Technique and Frolov’s Respiration Training Device have been developed for practical use by the asthma sufferers.
  • – Asthma users can feel inconvenient to carry the inhaler always. This site introduces a new product, called puffapouch, designed by asthma sufferer to carry the inhaler easily.

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