View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new iOS app!Introducing SlideShare for AndroidExplore all your favorite topics in the SlideShare appGet the SlideShare app to Save for Later — even offline
View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new Android app!View stunning SlideShares in full-screen with the new iOS app!
Getting Started - The Facts 3 million Canadians have asthma—that’s 10% of the population. There is no cure for asthma, but it can be managed. Over 500 Canadians die each year from usually preventable asthma related incidents. You can still lead a completely normal life with asthma, with some adjustments
oral corticosteroids (not the same as anabolic steroids) Leukotriene modifier (LTRA)—alternative or addition to corticosteroids Corticosteroid and long-acting bronchodilator (LABA) Inhaled corticosteroids (ICS’s)
Common Asthma Triggers Extrinsic (Allergic) Triggers: