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Spotlight- May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

In honor of asthma and allergy awareness month, we’re celebrating all month long! This month, we’ll be focusing on sharing personal stories, correcting myths and misconceptions, and sharing resources to help those of you living with asthma and allergies.

We’d love to hear from you as well – here are a few ways to get involved:

Change your profile picture and cover image!

One of the easiest ways to spread awareness is to update your profile picture and cover image on social media!

Facebook Frame

Add our custom frame to your current Facebook profile picture by clicking on the picture in Facebook and selecting “use frame”

Talk in our forums

Chat with others about challenges of living with asthma:
Visit our Forums

Help to spread awareness

What do you wish people knew about asthma?
Share your story

Ask a question

We’re here for you, ask us anything!
Ask a question

Connect socially

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram or like us on Facebook to stay up to date all month long. We’ll be sharing stories, facts about asthma and more that you can share with your networks!


Check out these articles:

Why Asthma Awareness is Important

By: John Botrell
Asthma awareness is important because asthma still exists. Would you believe that asthma-like symptoms were described in ancient documents going all the way back to 5000 B.C.? It’s true. And despite this long history, there remains a lot about this disease… READ MORE

Were you aware of my asthma?

By Kat Tynan
May is asthma awareness month, seeing as you’ve found yourself on an I assume you’ve heard of it. When I mention asthma people give knowing nods and often start into a story…READ MORE

Asthma awareness challenge

Theresa Cannizzaro

The purpose is to bring awareness to Asthma and help empower those with asthma gain better control of their own disease… READ MORE

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