Summer Camp Prep for Kids With Allergies, Asthma

Author Name: 
Robert Preidt
Publication Date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017

 

Heading to summer camp for the first time is always a little unnerving. But for a child with allergies or asthma, there are special concerns.
 
For these children, a few precautions can make summer camp a safe and fun experience, said Dr. Stephen Tilles, president of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
 
"Summer camp is often a child's first big activity away from home -- whether it's a day or overnight camp," Tilles said in a college news release. "And every kid should have the opportunity to spread their wings and try something new without worrying about their health," he added.
 
To learn about some of the tips Tilles offers, click HERE