The first Tuesday in May is marked as World Asthma Day by the Global Initiative for Asthma. This day is aimed at spreading awareness about care and how "You Can Control Your Asthma". Thank you to all researchers and health care providers striving to develop effective treatments for this condition that currently affects 235 million people around the world1.For more information on World Asthma Day, visit the Global Initiative for Asthma's website.
1 World Health Organization. "10 facts on Asthma" http://www.who.int/features/factfiles/asthma/en/