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VITAMIN-D KIDS

The goal of the Vitamin D Kids Study is to prevent severe asthma exacerbations in children ages 6-14 on a daily asthma controller medication who have low Vitamin D levels. The primary aim of the study is to determine if vitamin D is superior to placebo in preventing severe asthma exacerbations in high-risk school-aged children. This study is also known as the VItamin D to PREvent Severe ASthma Exacerbations study (VIDPRESAE).

The study is being funded by the National Institutes of Health, via the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

Your child may be eligible if he/she:
• Is 6-14 years old
• Is diagnosed with asthma AND
• Has been taking asthma controller medication daily for at least 6 months.

If you think you and your child might be interested in participating in this study or any of our other studies, please fill out this survey and someone from our study team will contact you to follow up.