LiveHealthyPA improves health outcomes for Pennsylvanians by connecting communities, schools, organizations and health teams together.
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy.
Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH)
Provides state-wide resources, information on a wide range of health issues
Information and resources on asthma and other diseases
Asthma prevention and outreach 215-590-5020
IPM is a stepwise approach to pest management that combines accurate knowledge of the pest and level of potential harm with multiple tactics to prevent, reduce or eliminate pests
Provides links to asthma related resources and publications
The Pediatric / Adult Asthma Coalition of New Jersey (PACNJ) is a project of the American Lung Association in New Jersey (ALANJ). The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives, improve lung health and prevent lung disease. ALANJ works throughout the state to achieve these goals through education, advocacy and research.
To improve the health status and quality of life of Delaware residents and their families affected by asthma.
Patient Education, Support for parents with asthma, information available in Spanish 1-800-878-4403
The Pennsylvania Alliance to Control Tobacco (PACT) is a statewide coalition dedicated to strengthening tobacco control laws across the Commonwealth.
Allergies to fragrances and other allergy information
Allergy resources for school nurses and child care professionals
Diagnosis, treatment, support, organizations, resources, asthma in the news, section just for kids 1-800-822-2762
Asthma education and resources
Advocacy, publications, professional education, resources 1-888-227-1770
Respiratory care professionals. AARC also provides the Peak Performance USA [http://www.peakperformanceusa.info/] program which connects families, students ans school staff with qualified respiratory therapists to begin asthma education programs.
Resources for medical professionals
Patient education, publications and resources
Contains an asthma center
Links to asthma educator resources and tools
Guides on how to control asthma for yourself and others
Links to patient education programs, tool free help-line to request literature and physician referrals 1-800-7-ASTHMA
Asthma PACT (Personalized Assessment and Control Tool)
Clinical trials for evaluation of new and existing therapeutic approaches
Links to asthma resources and publications
Asthma education and resources, asthma toolkit
Care coordination services for families of children with asthma in Philadelphia 1-800-610-6000
Asthma resources and publications
Includes a directory of children’s asthma camps
Pennsylvania’s largest resource for tobacco cessation. Motivates and teaches individuals on tobacco cessation.
Online tools to help parents in teaching their kids about asthma
Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)
Asthma education and resources for patients and providers
A consumer website that provides transparency into the health care marketplace. Through HealthCare.gov, individuals will have more control over their health care as informed and empowered consumers.
COPD resources for individuals and/or their loved ones
Learn exactly what happens in the body when as asthma attack occurs – from the mucus that builds up in the lungs to the dangerous swelling and constriction of the airways – and how you can prevent long-term damage to your airways.
Iggy and The Inhalers teaches kids about asthma using comics and videos. Iggy was created by a pediatric allergist.
interactive Asthma Action Plan (iAAP) is an interactive resource tool for providers to assess, monitor and manage asthma. Versions of this resource can be downloaded for use in web-based, desktops, networks, and electronic health records.
Interactive game teaches young children asthma basics.
Asthma related medical journal articles
Providing mesothelioma and asbestos information to patients
Resources for patients and their families
Asthma information for patients, schools and the public
Journal of School Nursing
Maternal and child health information on asthma
Find statistics on asthma
Updated guidelines, resources and trainings
This website explains which allergens and irritants are most common to each season of the year
research, funding, general lung health
Guide to allergies and asthma
Educational lesson plans and activities for health related issues. Activities are broken down into grade ranges. To find asthma lessons search for the keyword “asthma”.
The coach’s asthma clipboard program was created so coaches could learn about asthma, how it affects and athlete’s ability to compete and how the coach can help athletes manage their symptoms while playing their very best.