|Bright Futures in Practice: Physical Activity|
Frequently Asked Questions About Physical Activity and Asthma
Will my child always have asthma?
My oldest child has asthma. Will my younger children develop it?
Can I do anything to prevent my child from having asthma attacks?
My 9-year-old son has asthma. Should I let him participate in physical education classes?
Will asthma have any long-term effects on my child?
Resources for Families
See Tool F: Physical Activity Resources for contact information on national organizations that can provide information on physical activity. State and local departments of public health and education and local libraries are additional sources of information.