Control Your Asthma

Reduce Asthma Triggers in Your Home

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Attic:

  • Repair your roof leaks. Moisture causes mold.

Bedroom:

  • Avoid carpeting, stuffed animals and feather pillows/comforters.
  • Use dust mite covers on mattress and pillows.
  • Wash sheets and pillow covers at least every two weeks in hot water.

Kitchen:

  • Don't feed the cockroaches and mice! Keep your kitchen clean, cover your food and avoid clutter.
  • Open a window when cooking.

Bathroom:

  • Keep bathroom clean.
  • Don't use cleaners with strong scents.

Living Room:

  • Vacuum your carpet and mop your floor.
  • Replace furnace and vacuum air filters.
  • Don't burn scented candles or incense.

Understanding Your Diagnosis

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These resources can help answer many of your questions about asthma:

What Can Care Management Do For You?

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Work with your Well Sense Care Manager to learn how to manage your asthma. Our Care Management Program is is offered at no cost to our members, and it’s just a phone call away. Call 1-855-833-8119 to see if you or your family members are eligible for this program.

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