If your little one has asthma, you may be constantly worried about the next attack. If your doctor has prescribed medications, you probably have those close at hand. In addition to the prescription medications, there are some other things you could be doing to help your child breathe easier. Here are just a few of them. Avoid Fast Food Recent studies show that providing your child with a well-balanced diet, rich in fruits and vegetables can help reduce the symptoms of asthma.