Asthma may cause a number of complications, including:

  • Severe asthma attacks that require emergency treatment or hospital care
  • Permanent narrowing of the airways (bronchial tubes)
  • Missed school days or getting behind in school
  • Poor sleep and fatigue
  • Symptoms that interfere with play, sports or other activities
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