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Does asthma affect a child's development?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

If asthma is poorly controlled in children, they may be excluded from some physical activities or be picked-on by other children.
This could affect social development however, physical development would be expected to be normal, even among children who use inhaled steroids.

In brief: No

If asthma is poorly controlled in children, they may be excluded from some physical activities or be picked-on by other children.
This could affect social development however, physical development would be expected to be normal, even among children who use inhaled steroids.
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
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Dr. Lee Perry
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Possibly

Poorly controlled asthma can affect the development of a child.
It is essential to make sure your child's asthma in under good control!

In brief: Possibly

Poorly controlled asthma can affect the development of a child.
It is essential to make sure your child's asthma in under good control!
Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry
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