May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

Allergy and asthma related ailments typically worsen during spring time when allergens are at their peak. The AAFA (Asthma and Allergy Foundation) has marked May as the National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. Follow this list of precautions to help prevent and/or minimize allergic reactions and asthma attacks: • Minimize outdoor activity • Keep windows closed • Change your bed linens often • Maintain personal hygiene and wash hands regularly.