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May 6 Is World Asthma Day!
This year on World Asthma Day, visit the NIAID website to learn about asthma, a respiratory disease that affects approximately 25 million Americans, including 7 million children. NIAID supports and conducts research to better understand the causes of asthma and to develop new strategies to prevent and treat this disease.
Read more about asthma and NIAID asthma research.