Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases in children, affecting between 5% and 10% of children in the United States.

Diet may need to be modified for children with asthma who have food allergies.

Source: Managing Chronic Health Needs in Child Care and Schools: A Quick Reference Guide.

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