ASTHMA and ALLERGIES. Asthma and Allergies. Housekeeping Items: - washrooms - refreshment break Introductions. Learning Objectives ASTHMA and ALLERGIES. Describe Asthma and the effects on the airway. List common triggers for asthma. Identify symptoms of asthma and EA’s role.
- refreshment break
Controllers (usually red or orange in colour)
Relievers (usually BLUE colour)
Recent development of medications that contain both ‘controller and reliever’ components in one inhaler:
Asthma Attack Symptoms:
What is an allergy?
The most distinctive symptoms of anaphylaxis include:
(# 1 most fatal food induced anaphylaxis trigger in Canada)
Discuss ways you can diminish the risk for children with allergies/anaphylaxis in your school.
Create an allergy aware environment :
3. Emergency Plans