Your teenagers asthma

6) Working together

Asthma review

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  • Asthma management needs a team approach.
  • Teenagers can manage their asthma but will still need support from their parents.
  • Parents can’t make their teenager take medication.
  • Good asthma control is not hard to achieve for the majority of teenagers but you need to work together, teenagers, parents and your asthma team.
  • Knowing how to do your bit and understanding what the rest of your team is doing is vital.
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