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The child in this story suffers from asthma, a chronic condition that sometimes produces frightening attacks. But kids learn that with proper medical supervision and treatment, asthma can be kept under control, and kids who are affected by it can live happy, active, and normal lives. As preschool and early-grades children read these illustratedWhat Do You Know About? Books , or have them read to them, they will be encouraged to explore their own feelings about problems that might be bothering them, or to find answers to a wide array of questions that puzzle them. The books have appealing color illustrations on every page, and each title features a short section of advice to parents.What Do You Know About? Books are available in both English and Spanish language editions.
After a young boy has trouble breathing during soccer practice, he is taken to his doctor who says that he has asthma, but he learns that with proper treatment and medical supervision, his asthma can be kept under control.
Number of Pages: 35
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Health + Daily Living / Diseases
Series Title: Let's Talk About It Books
Publisher: Barrons Juveniles
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Jennifer Moore-Mallinos
Street Date: September 1, 2007
Item Number (DPCI): 248-31-0590