The MedicAlert Foundation and Kenneth Mendez, CEO and president of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), hosted a webinar on how parents and school staff can prepare for the new school year. They answered questions and shared resources on how to create a school that is food allergy and asthma friendly while preventing the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19.
- COVID-19 and Asthma Toolkit for Schools
- Helping Students Manage Asthma in School
- How COVID-19 Could Affect School Health Care Plans
- What Forms Do You Need for School If Your Child Has Asthma?
- Coronavirus (COVID-19): What People With Asthma Need to Know
- What People With Asthma Need to Know About Face Masks and Coverings During the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Please Don’t Stop Your Asthma Medicines – An Editorial From Dr. Mitchell Grayson on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Are Asthma and Allergies Disabilities?
- AAFA's Asthma Action Plan (English and Spanish)
- What to Do If You Get Sick at College – Asthma Edition
- Health Insurance Terms College Students May Not Know – Asthma Edition
- Keeping Students With Food Allergies Safe at School
- COVID-19 Guidelines for Schools and the Impact on Kids With Food Allergies and Asthma
- Understanding How COVID-19 Could Affect School Health Care Plans for Food Allergies
- The School Forms You Need Before Your Child With Food Allergies Starts School
- Kitchen Creativity: Managing Food Allergies During the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Is It COVID-19, the Flu, a Cold, Allergies or Asthma? Respiratory Symptoms Chart (English and Spanish)
- Cleaning Your Hands With Soap Vs. Hand Sanitizer: What Is Best to Protect Yourself From COVID-19 and Other Illnesses?
- Eczema, Handwashing and the New Coronavirus (COVID-19): Protecting Yourself and Your Skin
- Air Cleaners: What You Need to Know