Aaron’s Awful Allergies

Aaron loves animals more than ice cream and roller coasters, but must give them away when testing reveals he has allergies to them. He learns that there are other creatures he can love.

Alfie’s Attack: The Story Of A Fish With Asthma

A charming story of Alfie, a fish with asthma, who also has a chance to help a shark with asthma. Provides a simple explanation of asthma, and how to handle asthma attacks, that children will enjoy reading.

All About Asthma

Book Cover, All About Asthma

The young narrator describes life with asthma, explaining causes and symptoms of asthma and discussing ways to control the disorder to lead a normal life.

Allergies and Asthma: What Every Parent Needs to Know (2nd Edition)

This updated guide provides information on allergies, including the latest findings on food allergies and treatments, along with new approaches for monitoring asthma control, with expanded recommendations for children. It provides guidance on medications, recommendations on patient education in settings beyond the physician’s office, and advice for controlling environmental factors that can cause asthma symptoms.

Allie The Allergic Elephant

Book Cover, Allie The Allergic Elephant

Allie the elephant, who is allergic to peanuts, helps children learn about food allergies, and how to be a good friend when you can’t share snacks.

Asthma Awareness (DVD)

Created by Community Bridges, Partners in Health program, Susan Thibodeau, a nurse practitioner from Dartmouth Hitchcock Concord specializing in Asthma, leads a discussion with a group of children of all ages on what asthma is and what an asthma attack might feel like. She answers questions from the group including some of the most common… More Asthma Awareness (DVD)


An action-packed asthma adventure designed with kids and their parents in mind, to experience together the “learning moments” with Asthmarelda and her superheroes. Michael, a frightened young man with asthma, only wants to play basketball … and he does, thanks to all those who come to his rescue.

Ayude a su niño a controlar el asma

Ayude a su niño a controlar el asma Este folleto le ofrece consejos sobre cómo manejar el asma, tales como pasos sencillos a seguir para minimizar su exposición a provocadores de asma encontrados en los interiores y al aire libre.

Breathe Easy: Young People’s Guide To Asthma

A practical, easy to understand guide for young people up to age 13 with asthma. They will learn how to control their asthma so they can live their lives to their fullest potential. Filled with illustrations, diagrams and self-quizzes.

Brianna Breathes Easy: A Story About Asthma

Book Cover, Brianna Breathes Easy: A Story About Asthma

Very colorful story about Brianna, who finds out why she has been having coughing spells and trouble breathing. Covers general asthma information, from management to triggers.

Dairy-Free Dino-Licious Dig

Grab your shovels. Join Davis and Natalie as they search the backyard for dinosaur parts, and bone up on allergen free snacking. Part of the no biggie bunch series.

Ella The Elephant

This book is aimed at educating children ages 4-8. The story explains a specific medical condition in kid-friendly language in hopes of demystifying perceived differences to readers so they can comfortably and freely interact with others who are unlike themselves without fearing the unknown. Educating children early in life will help them appreciate diversity and… More Ella The Elephant

Food Allergies and Me

Young children will learn the importance of identifying allergens, asking for help when unsure, and alerting an adult immediately should they experience symptoms of an allergic reaction. Jack’s confidence demonstrates to the reader that having a food allergy is not a stigma or shame but  a safety issue. Whether a child has allergies or has… More Food Allergies and Me

Help Your Child Gain Control Over Asthma

Here is an easy-to-read guide for parents of children with asthma. The guide provides parents and caregivers the information they need to improve their children’s quality of life.  Produced by the Center for Disease Control.  Also available online at https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/publications.html