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Department of Health Supports Asthma Friendly Schools

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TALLAHASSEE—May is National Asthma Awareness Month and the Florida Department of Health is partnering with the Florida Asthma Coalition and the Florida Healthy Kids Corporation to keep children in school by promoting asthma management in public schools across the state. In the 2012–2013 school year, it is estimated that approximately 460,000 instructional hours were lost due to asthma in Florida.