Asthma in children is the leading cause of missed school days and a leading cause of hospitalization. Asthma in children results in nearly 700,000 emergency room visits each year, according to the American Lung Association. There is no cure for asthma in children, but the condition can be managed and controlled.
Who is at risk for a sexually transmitted disease (STD)? Almost everyone who is having sex. Learn how to talk to your teens about safe sex and abstinence. Learn to protect yourself and—if you decide to have sex—how to talk openly and honestly with sexual partners. Know the facts, know your risk, act responsibly.
Young love can be a powerful experience, but it can also be harmful. And with 24-hour social media and mobile phones, more teens are falling victim to dating abuse. Learn how to identify abuse and how to talk about it with your teenagers. It could save their life.
In the United States, an estimated 50 million family caregivers are at risk for stress, depression and other health problems. Learn to manage the demands of caregiving and maintain your physical and emotional health. Brought to you by Be Smart. Be Well.