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Asthma info, testing at Elmhurst Memorial on May 7

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, as part of its recognition of World Asthma Day, will host a day of asthma awareness and care on Wednesday, May 7, 11-1 p.m. and 3-5 p.m. at the Soukup Herter Library and Resource Center on the campus of Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, 155 E. Brush Hill Rd. in Elmhurst.

Becky Javier, BS, RRT, RPFT-NPS, Respiratory Services Clinical Educator, will present “What are the Triggers of Asthma?” at 12 noon and 4 p.m.

Peak flow meter testing will be available for those over six years of age and there will be demonstrations on the proper use of an inhaler and more.

To register, call CareMatch at (331) 221-2273.  Walk-ins are welcome.

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