Riverside County sees drop in child asthma cases

A new report issued by the Riverside County Department of Public Health shows that the number of Riverside County children hospitalized with asthma has dropped by half since 2000, although the number of child hospitalizations due to asthma is still above the state average. The report is helping the Department focus limited resources and work with community partners to help manage asthma more efficiently outside of the hospital setting. To read the report click here. To read a news article on the report click here.