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Orlando Arviso, a first-grader at Bret Harte Elementary School in Modesto, Calif., uses his nebulizer to treat his asthma during recess.

Kids face ‘cooking pot for asthma’ in California’s Central Valley | The Center for Investigative Reporting

Orlando Arviso, a first-grader at Bret Harte Elementary School in Modesto, Calif., uses his nebulizer to treat his asthma during recess. Credit: Randy Allen/The Center for Investigative Reporting A sign at the Bret Harte school entrance asks parents to turn off their car engines while waiting to pick up students. Particulate matter produced by…Read More

Not only can uncontrolled asthma effect a mother, but it can also effect a unborn baby. Learn more.

Asthma Care Critical During Pregnancy, Study Finds

MONDAY, Sept. 16 (HealthDay News) -- Asthma control during pregnancy is vital because uncontrolled asthma can cause harm to mothers and their babies, according to a new review. Asthma affects about 10 percent of pregnant women, making it the most common chronic condition in pregnancy, the researchers said. Overall, the severity of asthma…Read More