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Exercise & Asthma
On June 29, 2010 @ 2:39 pm In
Fit to Breathe: Express Seminar on Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm (EIB). June 30, 2010. National Association of School Nurses annual conference. Chicago, IL.
A dynamic one-hour session to help school nurses identify students sidelined by asthma; help students set and achieve fitness goals safely; and review EIB symptoms, prevention techniques and treatments. Break-out sessions include hands-on training with inhalers, holding chambers and peak flow meters.
This express seminar was developed by Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics’ (AANMA) EIB faculty and sponsored by TEVA Respiratory.
Coordinated by Carol Jones RN, AE-C, Certified Asthma Educator consultant for AANMA. Presenters include Michael B. Foggs, MD, Chief of Allergy, Asthma Immunology for Advocate Health Centers of Advocate Health Care in Chicago and a member of NAEPP Third Expert Panel on the Management of Asthma; and Lisa Dorfman, MS, RD, CSSD, Director of Sports Nutrition and Performance at the University of Miami Department of Sports Medicine and author of “Performance Nutrition for Football.”
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URLs in this post:
 “Helping Students with Asthma Build Strong Minds and Bodies”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Fit_to_Breathe_EIB_Article.doc
 “Fit to Breathe”: http://www.aanma.org/2010/03/fit-to-breathe/
 Asthma Action Plan: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Asthma_Action_Plan.pdf
 “Winning Strategies for Athletes”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Winning_Strategies_for_Athletes.pdf
 “Ins and Outs of Holding Chambers”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Ins_and_Outs_of_Holding_Chambers.pdf
 Peak Flow Meters: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Peak_Flow_Meters.pdf
 “Nebulizer Know-How”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Nebulizer_Know_How.pdf
 “My MDI Instructions”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/My_MDI_Instructions.pdf
 “Metered-Dose Inhalers – A Practice Session”: http://www.aanma.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/Metered_Dose_Inhaler_A_Practice_Session.pdf
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