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  1. Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma

    Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma

    People who have asthma or hay fever can get severe asthma symptoms during pollen season when high grass pollen counts combine with a certain type of thunderstorm...

  2. Asthma explained

    26 Aug 2020 Asthma explained

    Asthma cannot be cured, but with good management people with asthma can lead normal, active lives...

  3. Asthma emergency first aid

    26 Aug 2020

    Asthma attacks need urgent emergency first aid. In an emergency, always call triple zero (000)...

  4. Eczema (atopic dermatitis)

    07 Jul 2020

    Eczema can vary in severity, and symptoms may flare up or subside from day to day...

  5. Medicine information leaflets for consumers

    26 Feb 2020

    A Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) leaflet gives you accurate information about the safety of your medication and how best to take it...

  6. Avoiding asthma triggers

    16 Jan 2020 Avoiding asthma triggers

    Asthma triggers are substances, conditions or activities that lead to symptoms of asthma.Asthma symptoms include difficulty breathing, coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath. These symptoms can...

  7. Anaphylaxis

    23 Oct 2019

    Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that requires urgent medical attention...

  8. Pollen allergies

    17 Jun 2019

    Pollen allergies cause seasonal hay fever and asthma and can be treated with antihistamines, nasal sprays or asthma medication...

  9. Asthma, children and smoking

    06 May 2019

    Exposure to second-hand smoke increases the risk of children developing asthma and provokes more frequent asthma in children with asthma...

  10. Asthma-friendly home

    17 Apr 2019 Asthma-friendly home

    There are many ways in which you can transform your home into an asthma-friendly environment...