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Asthma Awareness & Management Workshop
March 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Asthma affects more than 15 million people in the United States. Faculty and staff are invited to join Wellness at Emerson for a one-hour workshop led by Rose Marie Knickles, Ed.D., and provided by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. The workshop will provide asthmatics and their families with the knowledge needed to help manage the disease and minimize its interference with quality of life. It will help participants to:
- Control asthma triggers
- Understand their medications and how to use them
- Recognize early warning signs of an asthma flare-up and how to handle them
- Become partners with their medical providers to gain control of their asthma
- Manage their children’s asthma using interactive educational tools
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