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= Why is adult and child asthma responsibility a risk factor?
+ Ways to promote responsibility: Overview
+ Ways to promote responsibility: Details
+ Background on responsibility as a risk factor for asthma
+ Resources for further information on responsibility

Why is adult and child asthma responsibility a risk factor?

A child's involvement in his/her asthma management is important in controlling his/her asthma, but parental supervision is also necessary. Parents need to find the right balance between giving their child responsibility and providing restrictions to keep their child's asthma under control.

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