How to Prevent Asthma Symptoms
To prevent asthma symptoms:
- Learn about your asthma and how you can control it.
- Use medications as prescribed to prevent or stop attacks.
- Avoid things that make your asthma worse.
- Get regular checkups from your Primary Care Practitioner/Family Practitioner.
- Try to avoid getting colds or the flu by washing your hands often and getting a flu shot every year. Children with asthma should get flu shots, too.
- Follow your asthma action plan.