"Asthma is a disease that touches the lives of American families every day. EPA is working hard to clean the air we breathe and reduce the environmental causes of asthma and other respiratory illnesses,” said EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson. “As we mark Asthma Awareness Month, it’s important for parents and children to learn more about the disease and its triggers, so we can prevent asthma attacks and better protect our health and our children's health."If you suffer from asthma, you can learn to control your symptoms and still maintain an active lifestyles with these 4 simple steps:
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Source: EPA, WestVirginiaAsthma.org, Daily Green
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