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Creating Asthma Friendly Environments

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PPM 161 Resources

These resources have been developed to support the home–school communication of parent/guardian responsibilities related to the implementation of PPM 161 – Supporting Children and Students with Prevalent Medical Conditions (anaphylaxis, asthma, diabetes, and/or epilepsy) in Schools:

Parent/Guardian Fact Sheet:

Parent/Guardian Video:

Sample completed Plan of Care:

Food Allergies and Asthma

People with asthma who also have food allergies are more likely to suffer from anaphylaxis when having a food allergy reaction. All individuals with food allergies need to carry an epinephrine auto-injector at all times. If you have asthma and food allergies, you must take preventative steps and be prepared by carrying emergency medications. Daily life requires a high level of awareness, planning, and educating others about your health condition. Teachers, co-workers, neighbours, and family can all help you live safely with asthma and food allergies.

*Many of these resources are also available in hard copy. For more information, please visit on.lung.caasthma.ca and foodallergycanada.ca.