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Asthma Risk Factors

There are usually reasons or risk factors that predispose you to asthma and respiratory problems. Asthma can happen to anyone without any risk factors, but it is less likely if there are no risk factors present. Let's look at some asthma risk factors and see how they increase the chance that a person will have the asthma symptoms of cough, wheezing, and shortness of breath associated with the disease. After determining your personal risk factors for asthma, decide on the ones you can control and...

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Allergy and Asthma Network/Mothers of Asthmatics (AAN/MA)
8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 260
Vienna, VA 22182
(800) 878-4403
www.aanma.org

American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology (AAAAI)
555 East Wells Street
Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-3823
(414) 272-6071
www.aaaai.org

American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)
9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100
Irving, TX, 75063-4706
(972) 243-2272
www.aarc.org
E-mail: info@aarc.org

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)
8201 Corporate Drive
Suite 1000
Landover, MD 20785
1-800-7-ASTHMA (727-8462)
E-mail: info@aafa.org
www.aafa.org

American College of Chest Physicians
2596 Patriot Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
(224) 521-9800 or 1-800-343-2227
www.chestnet.org

American Lung Association
55 W. Wacker Drive
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) LUNGUSA 586-4872
E-mail: info@lung.org
www.lung.org

The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network
7925 Jones Branch Dr., Suite 1100
McLean, VA 22102
(800) 929-4040
www.foodallergy.org


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Reviewed by Melinda Ratini, DO, MS on October 21, 2014

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