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Asthma school - 8 day camp

13 June 2016
Sweden
Asthma , Allergy
- Healthcare
Activity: The Asthma school is an 8 day camp to provide participants who have asthma and allergies with an opportunity for physical activity and...

Do you know what COPD is?

13 June 2016
Portugal
COPD
- Healthcare
Material: Do you what COPD is? is a booklet that describes and defines chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, its causes, symptoms and treatments....

Protect yourself in winter time (COPD)

13 June 2016
Portugal
COPD
- Healthcare
Material: Protect yourself in winter time is a booklet that provides information regarding the protections that CODP patientes should take  during...

Pneumonia

13 June 2016
Portugal
Asthma , COPD, Allergy, Other Diseases
- Healthcare
Material: Pneumonia is a booklet that explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of pneumonia and its incidence in Portugal.  Original name: A...

Use correctly the inhalers

13 June 2016
Portugal
Asthma , COPD
- Healthcare
Material: The booklet explains the basics of inhalers, their conception, the different types and why and how they should be used to obtain the...

Asthma videos

13 June 2016
Netherlands
Asthma , Other Diseases
- Healthcare
Material: This series of asthma videos explain what is lung disease and how asthma works. It explores how to deal with the disease and accept it and gives...

COPD videos

13 June 2016
Netherlands
COPD
- Healthcare
Material: This series of asthma videos explain what is lung disease and how COPD works. It explores how to deal with the disease, especially in the case...

Lung research

13 June 2016
Netherlands
Asthma , COPD, Other Diseases
- Healthcare
Material: This series of lung research videos explain some of the elements of that are being studied now. There are videos about growth factors when repairing...

Lung diseases explained

13 June 2016
Netherlands
Asthma , COPD, Allergy, Other Diseases
- Healthcare
Material: This video series looks into lung disease, from chronic disease such as asthma or COPD, to momentaneous conditions like pneumonia, bronchitis...

Household chemicals and allergies

13 June 2016
Latvia
Asthma , Allergy
- Chemicals
Material: This presentation inform patients about the diversity of chemicals we use in everyday life. The presentation explores those materials that...

Sports and asthma

13 June 2016
Latvia
Asthma
- Healthcare
Material: This presentation informs asthma patients about the physical activities that are recommended to them. It is important to ensure that...

Exercises for healthy lungs

13 June 2016
Latvia
Asthma , COPD, Allergy, Other Diseases
- Healthcare
Material: The video provides a set of exercises to ensure healthy lungs. There are nine exercises that can help loosen and expel secretions, stretch...

Chef and allergens card

13 June 2016
Italy
Food Allergy
- Food Safety
Material: Chef card This chef card can help food allergy patients inform staff working in the food sector about their dietary needs. The allergic...

Food allergy and anaphylasis action plan in case of emergency

13 June 2016
Italy
Food Allergy
- Food Safety
Material: People with food allergy, especially if they are at risk of anaphylactic reaction, need to maintain a very high safety level when eating outside....

Food allergy and anaphylasis action plan at school

13 June 2016
Material: Parents and school must work together to develop a relationship of mutual trust that allows children / teens with food allergies receive the...

Living with food allergies

13 June 2016
Italy
Food Allergy
- Healthcare
Material: A guide for school professionals on what it is like to live with food allergies and the precuations to take.  Original name: Vivere con...

Food allergy holidays check list

13 June 2016
Italy
Food Allergy
- Healthcare
Material: Travelling with food allergies demands a well planned stay, especially if patients plan to go abroad as language barriers can be an important...

Promemoria telefonata

13 June 2016
Italy
Food Allergy
- Healthcare
Material: This fiche provides all the numbers needed in case of anaphylaxis. It also explains how to administer adrenaline and how to make the phone call...

Child story for asthma control

13 June 2016
Spain
Asthma
- Healthcare
Material: TThis videostory and sotry is addressed to adult and children asthma patients to improve their breathing exercises for asthma, relaxation, improve...

Course on asthma management

13 June 2016
Spain
Food Allergy
- Healthcare
Material: This story for children is addressed to patients with severe food allergy or anaphylaxis and aims to show how to treat anaphylactic reactions...

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