In a Q&A interview with Allergy & Asthma Network President and CEO Tonya Winders, professional basketball player Richard Jefferson discusses his severe asthma and why he decided to undergo Bronchial Thermoplasty, a minimally invasive, non-drug procedure. “For me, it was the only option if I wanted to continue to play professional basketball,” Jefferson says. Read more on Bronchial Thermoplasty at