Quick Facts about Asthma

  • Asthma is a significant public health problem in the United States and in Texas.
  • Asthma and other respiratory (lung) problems are common reasons for both child and adult hospitalizations
  • Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease that, at times, makes it difficult to breathe.
  • Asthma is a lifelong condition, but symptoms can be managed and controlled.

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