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Author: Clay Farris Naff
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010.
Series: Perspectives on diseases and disorders.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Popular works
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2010
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clay Farris Naff
ISBN: 9780737745511 0737745517
OCLC Number: 317921764
Description: 142 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Overview of asthma / David A. Cramer, Teresa G. Odle, and Tish Davidson --
Causes of asthma / USA Today Magazine --
Diagnosis of asthma / Cleveland Clinic --
Treatment of asthma / National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute --
Self-care for asthmatics / Carl Sherman --
Burden of childhood asthma / A. Ursulla Courtney, Daniel F. McCarter, and Susan M. Pollart --
Asthma and exercise / Arthur Schoenstadt --
Vaccines are a cause of asthma / Mark F. Blaxill --
Vaccines do not cause asthma / Stephen Brearey and Rosalind Smyth --
Air pollution is a major cause of asthma / Natural Resources Defense Council --
Air pollution is not a major cause of wintertime asthma / William Allstetter --
Food allergies are a major factor in asthma / Gale Jurasek --
Food allergies are not a major factor in asthma / International Food Information Council Foundation --
Controversy lingers over asthma drug safety / Steven Reinberg --
Personal accounts of asthma / Kathiann M. Kowalski --
Healthier than an Olympic swimmer / Nancy Hogshead --
Parent's tale of coping with her child's asthma / Denise Grady --
From Olympian to congressman, with asthma / Jim Ryun --
Learning what it is like to be asthmatic / Vincent McGovern.
Series Title: Perspectives on diseases and disorders.
Responsibility: Clay Farris Naff, book editor.
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