All about asthma

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Publisher:
A. Whitman,
Pub. Date:
1989.
Language:
English
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"Using his own experiences as illustrations, a young boy gives a clear & thorough picture of living with asthma. The text is well organized; chapters cover what asthma is & isn't, how its causes are determined, how it is treated, & most importantly, how to manage it. The emphasis is upbeat & positive; great care is taken to portray asthmatics as ordinary individuals who can lead normal lives...This is the best treatment of the subject currently available."--SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL. "An excellent introduction for asthma sufferers & for the general public."--KIRKUS REVIEWS. Ages 8-12.
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Full title all about asthma
Author ostrow william
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subject_facet Asthma, Asthma -- Juvenile literature, Asthma in children, Asthma in children -- Juvenile literature, Children's writings, Diseases, Juvenile works
title_display All about asthma
title_full All about asthma / William Ostrow and William Ostrow and Vivian Ostrow ; illustrated by Blanche Sims
title_short All about asthma
topic_facet Asthma, Asthma in children, Children's writings, Diseases