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"Eeze the Wheeze" asthma seminar for kids, teens

Free seminar especially for kids and teens aged 8 to 15 years old.

Participants will learn techniques to better control asthma and create and asthma action plan.

Between 9:30 a.m. and 12 p.m., participants may visit various education stations, led by IU Northwest students, on such topics as: What is Asthma? Asthma Symptoms. Asthma Triggers. Asthma Medicaitons and Controlling Asthma.

Free lunch at 12 p.m.

From 1 to 2 p.m., attendees may visit education stations to learn about assessment tools such as peak flow meters, spacers and the asthma control test.

At 2:15 p.m., attendees will be directed to presentations in Raintree Hal, Room 102.

Registration is required by Friday, June 20 by contacting Ellen Hennessy-Harstad at (219) 980-6883 or ebhennes@iun.edu.

 

Start
Wednesday June 25, 2014 08:30 AM
End
Wednesday June 25, 2014 03:00 PM
Location
Registration in first floor Nursing Lab, Dunes Medical / Professional Building
Contact
Ellen Hennessy-Harstad
Cost
free
More Contact Info
(219) 980-6883
Contact Email
ebhennes@iun.edu
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