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  1. Hay fever

    20 Nov 2018

    Hay fever is an allergic reaction to airborne allergens that can occur at any time of the year...

  2. Asthma and travel

    19 Nov 2018

    Before taking your trip, visit your doctor to make sure your asthma is under control well before you leave...

  3. Anaphylaxis

    19 Nov 2018

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

  4. Asthma emergency first aid

    19 Nov 2018

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

  5. Allergic reactions emergency first aid

    19 Nov 2018

    Severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) and asthma attacks need urgent emergency first aid. In an emergency, always call triple zero (000)...

  6. Travelling with an allergy

    15 Nov 2018

    If you have an allergy, visit your doctor before you travel, especially if you are at risk of a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) or an asthma attack...

  7. Allergies to bites and stings

    08 Nov 2018

    Allergies to insect stings and bites range from milder allergic reactions to life-threatening, severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis)...

  8. 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...

  9. Allergies explained

    22 Aug 2018

    Allergy occurs when the body overreacts to a 'trigger' that is harmless to most people...

  10. Asthma explained

    22 Aug 2018 Asthma explained

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