CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) – Mercy Medical Center is sponsoring a free asthma screening from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 26 at the Lindale Mall Food Court. The screening is designed for people ages 8 and above. Dr. Lyla Schweiger, Allergy and Asthma Clinic, P.C., will provide the consultation and evaluation.
Common asthma symptoms include trouble breathing with simple activities, difficulty gathering a deep breath, tight chest or wheezing, and in young people, difficulty breathing while participating in sports or exercise.
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