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Allergy & Asthma Awareness Month - May 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017  

 

Did you know?

  • Asthma affects 24 million Americans, including 6.3 million children under the age of 18 who suffer from asthma.
  • More than 50 million Americans have all types of allergies – pollen, skin, latex and more.
  • Asthma is the leading chronic disease among children, affecting 1 in 10.
  • The greatest rise in asthma is among African American children – it now affects 1 in 6.
  • Asthma affects all ages, but our elderly population is at highest risk.

(Source: http://www.aafa.org/page/asthma-and-allergy-awareness-month.aspx)

 

How Your Store Can Promote Allergy & Asthma Awareness

  • Distribute flyers on asthma and allergy management with customer purchases.
  • Host an asthma awareness seminar to educate customers on traditional, natural and new methods of treatments.
  • Provide complimentary health screenings to encourage diagnosis and treatment.
  • Offer discounts on allergy and asthma products for the month of May:
    • Nasal sprays
    • Medicines
    • Eye drops

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