In order to treat your child’s asthma, you must first identify the signs of asthma. In order to ensure your child receives proper care, you must be aware of the symptoms your child would have if he/she had asthma.

  • coughing
  • sneezing
  • wheezing (whistling sound)
  • shortness of breath when exercising
  • chest pain or tightness
  • feeling tired
  • nighttime cough
  • noisy breathing
  • stomach ache
  • headache
  • poor appetite
  • runny nose
  • itchy chin
  • scratchy or sore throat
  • dark circles under eyes
  • thirsty
  • grouchy or extra quiet
  • fever
  • pale or flushed face
  • throat clearing
  • eczema flare-up


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