Assessing Your Asthma Knowledge - Topic Overview
asthma can help you control your symptoms and reduce your risk of asthma attacks.
The following statements summarize what you should know about
asthma. If you do not know, or are not sure, about any of them, talk to your doctor. The more you understand about asthma, the better you will be able to follow your management plan and lead a full life.
Yes, I do
No, I don't
I'm not sure
I know what
asthma is and what it does to me.
I know the
symptoms of asthma.
I know how my
asthma medicines help me.
I know what my
asthma triggers are and what to do about them.
I feel sure that I can prevent an
I know how to treat my
I know when my symptoms are serious enough to call for emergency help.
I know how to use my
asthma action plan.
I do what I enjoy doing, despite my asthma.
I know that people around me can help me if necessary.
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