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ABOVE: Left: Children from the Gezira Sporting Club get ready for an Asthma Walk and Run to celebrate World Asthma Day 2010 in Egypt. Right: Students at the King Abdul Aziz Girls School hold up asthma-themed artwork at an event organized by professors at Saudi Arabia’s University of Tabuk.


World Asthma Day 2014: May 6


World Asthma Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve asthma awareness and care around the world. World Asthma Day 2014 will take place on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 around the theme "You Can Control Your Asthma." GINA will also encourage organizers to use the sub-theme, "It's Time to Control Asthma," introduced in 2013 by completing the sentence, "It's Time to..." as relevant to their event and target audience.


Click here to find out about World Asthma Day 2014 in your country and around the world.


Click here to access updated World Asthma Day 2014 materials. Logos, media backgrounders, and posters for patients and the general public are now available!


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