Childhood Asthma

Dealing with Asthma and Allergies

Your immune system protects you from potentially harmful substances in the things you eat, breathe, or touch. But the immune system of someone with allergies sees certain substances…

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Why All Kids Need to See a Chiropractor

Hi, this is Dr. Tim Smith from New Life Chiropractic, your maximized living doctor. Today I want to talk about a very important topic and sometimes really close to my heart and that…

Views: 90 By: New Life Chiropractic
In-Home Asthma Program

[music] (Sarah Cosgrove) Asthma is a chronic inflammation of the airways. There's inflammation of the lining of the airways, which is the swelling. So as the airway swells, that…

Views: 151 By: Rutland Regional Medical Center
Childhood Asthma and Allergies Testimonial

Mandy: My son, Zach, is five years old and he suffers from seasonal asthma. It got so severe this year that he was needing to take quite a lot of insulin and... About six puffs every…

Views: 447 By: SaltsOfTheEarth
Omega-3 supplements can prevent childhood asthma

[Narrator] You probably know somebody who has asthma. You may even have it yourself. It can cause difficulty breathing, chest pain, wheezing, and coughing. In western countries, one…

Views: 771 By: Ahswaterloo
Vaccine Free Mom Doesn’t Worry About Her Kids Dying From Disease

- So I have a husband, I have a 14 year old, I have a four year old toddler and I have a newborn. And I feel comfortable not vaccinating because I know it's healthier. I grew up…

Views: 2 013 By: LarryCook333
Pediatric Pain Management Program - Nemours Children's Hospital

Dr. Santana-Rojas: Good morning. So there are two types of pain. There is acute pain, which is immediate pain after an injury. But if it lasts more than 3 to 6 months, that will be…

Views: 3 226 By: Nemours
Pediatric Nasal Wash

Before trying a nasal wash with a child, talk about it. Encourage the child to help as much as possible. Children may need assistance in preparing the solution. Lean over the sink with…

Views: 6 644 By: National Jewish Health
Asthma: Parents Talk

My name is Ann. I have two daughters who both have asthma. In the beginning when my children were first diagnosed with asthma, I was a nervous wreck. I wanted to go out and buy every…

Views: 6 920 By: KidsHealth.org
How to use a peak flow meter

A peak flow meter measures how fast and hard you can blow the air out of your lungs. Before each use, make sure the sliding marker is at the bottom of the numbered scale. Stand or sit…

Views: 27 234 By: Children's Hospital Colorado
Learn How to Use an EpiPen -- It Could Save a Life

Hi my name is Emily Cole and I'm a registered nurse here at National Jewish Health in the pediatric department. I'm going to be teaching you how to use an EpiPen. An EpiPen…

Views: 34 131 By: National Jewish Health
Vitamin D for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

"Vitamin D for Inflammatory Bowel Disease" Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic inflammatory condition of the intestine that includes Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.…

Views: 38 760 By: NutritionFacts.org
How to Use an EpiPen® (epinephrine injection, USP) Auto-Injector

A life-threatening allergic reaction, anaphylaxis— —is unpredictable. It could be mild one minute, then suddenly— It's scary. Like, you can't even breathe scary..—or your skin…

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How to Use the Pulmicort Flexhaler - Demonstration

The pulmicort flexhaler is a dry powder steroid inhaler that delivers asthma control medicine. Open the flexhaler by twisting the white cover and lift off. If the flexhaler is new,…

Views: 88 014 By: St. Louis Children's Hospital
How to Use the Nebulizer Machine - Demonstration

A nebulizer and air compressor can be used to deliver asthma medicine to the lungs through a wet mist. When using a nebulizer, begin by washing or sanitizing your hands. Twist open…

Views: 165 092 By: St. Louis Children's Hospital