Asthma App: ASTHMAXcel
This app offers an educational experience to help understand and manage Asthma. Please seek a doctor’s advice in addition to using this app and before making any medical decisions.
Interactive Patient Educator. Engaging Videos.
CLICK HERE to read more about the Educational versions AsthmaXcel and AsthmaXcel Adventures (for children).
A fun, easy-to-use, and free app for patients with asthma. The app is available for smartphones and tablets, and has been clinically tested and linked to increased asthma knowledge, improved asthma control and quality of life, and decreased asthma emergency department visits and hospitalizations.
ASTHMAXcel has been developed by a team of asthma physicians, software programmers, behavioral scientists, and an animation studio.
ASTHMAXcel will teach you about asthma through interactive modules/chapters and short, fun animated videos. The program teaches important concepts about asthma and its management. Topics include how airways can be affected in asthma, how/when to use different inhalers, how to use a spacer, and how to reduce environmental triggers in your home.
The pediatric app, ASTHMA Adventures (available soon!) consists of interactive movies, games, and quizzes to teach children and parents about asthma in a fun, engaging way.
Download the ASTHMAXcel app then complete the 10 chapters to learn how to better control your asthma.
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Will teach you important information about asthma through several chapters and fun, animated videos. Throughout your journey, you’ll meet Tommy, who is learning how to control his asthma with the help of his Doctor.
You will also meet Cindy, who has asthma and faces some of the triggers that make asthma worse. Together we will find out key asthma facts and – what’s really important – how to manage asthma.
You will learn how your lungs can be affected by asthma, how & when to use different inhalers, how to use a spacer, and how to reduce the triggers in your home that cause asthma attacks!
ASTHMAXcel Adventures has fun, hands-on activities, movies, and games. You will also get to show off how much you know about asthma by answering a few questions. We will teach you all about asthma in a fun way!
Please seek a doctor’s advice in addition to using this app and before making any medical decisions.