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  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. Eczema (atopic dermatitis)

    07 Nov 2019

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

  4. Anaphylaxis

    23 Oct 2019

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

  5. 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...

  6. Pollen allergies

    17 Jun 2019

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

  7. Asthma emergency first aid

    17 Apr 2019

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

  8. 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...

  9. Asthma and exercise

    17 Apr 2019

    Exercise-induced asthma can be prevented with medication and by preparing for exercise and physical activity...

  10. Asthma and teenagers

    16 Apr 2019

    Asthma affects about one in ten teenagers in Australia...