Shared Stories | American Lung Association

Shared Stories

Immediate access to quick-relief medicine is critical for students who may not be ready to carry their own medicine. Check out some personal stories below that highlight the need for stock bronchodilator policies in schools to ensure access to life-saving medicine during the school day.

Share your own story and tell us why Stock Bronchodilator Policy is important for students with asthma.

  • Browyn K., TX

    School Nurse in Northeast Independent School District in San Antonio shares her thoughts about adopting a stock... Read more
  • Diane R., TX

    We were experiencing 120 EMS calls for asthma symptoms a school year due to students’ not having access to medication on... Read more
  • Gail S., AZ

    Having standing orders and a stock bronchodilator policy is so important because kids forget to bring their medications... Read more

  • Becky Z., AZ

    Asthma is the leading cause of missed school days in Arizona. Before we had stock inhalers available at our schools, I... Read more

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