Webinar Recording Available for Closing the Gap: Addressing Asthma Disparities in Schools

This webinar recording provides two unique case studies on leveraging school resources to address asthma disparities in student populations and reduce school absenteeism due to asthma. Viewers will learn how the Los Angeles Unified School District successfully addressed the 10 percent asthma rate in the district’s diverse student population. Participants will also hear how the [...]


Studies and Reports

Study Examines Risks from Air Pollution Exposure and Connections to Asthma Management

According to a study published in the July, 2014, edition of the journal Environmental Health, “evidence indicates that asthma attacks can be triggered by exposure to ambient air pollutants, however, detailed pollution information is missing from asthma action plans. Asthma is commonly associated with four criteria pollutants with standards derived by the United States Environmental [...]