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  • Asthma affects about one in 10 teenagers in Australia. 
  • Make sure you keep your reliever, for example your puffer and spacer, with you all the time.
  • Talk to your doctor about what your triggers are, when your asthma symptoms get worse, and how often you are taking your reliever medication, and then get a written asthma action plan.

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Reviewed on: 16-03-2022