Over 3 million Canadians suffer from asthma.
Over 500 Canadians will die from asthma this year. With education and the right plan to manage asthma, most of these deaths are preventable
The average adult gets about two to four colds per year, most often during the winter. Children under six get six to eight colds each year. It is estimated that 40% of time lost from work and 30% of school absences are due to the common cold. There are over 200 different viruses responsible for causing colds.