Friday Links – Sports Coaches, Lung Cancer, Incredible Cakes
Coaches Have No Idea About Kids’ Asthma
So this is scary.
If your kids play team sports, you might want to have a little talk with their coaches post-haste, since chances are decent that even if they know about the breathing problem thing (and they probably don’t), they still don’t know how to recognize or help treat attacks.
I know I consider myself warned. Mr. Asthma Mom serves as AG’s assistant volleyball coach, but still. Her head coach has no idea.
Likelihood of a Fatal Asthma Attack
This is also scary, but helpful!
What raises your risk of a deadly flare? Find out here.
Asthma Ups Lung Cancer Risk?
This one just sucks.
New research uncovered a strong connection between asthma and lung cancer, although that link is a little unclear.
After such a downer of a links collection today, I have to end on a more positive note:
Behold the snake cake:
And I love this hot tub toga massacre.
And these giraffes.
Plus the bowl of ramen.
Go check out that header link for a whole pool of similar photos: so many awesome cakes to see.