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Latest data shows drop in asthma deaths, but Asthma Council warns against complacency

14 Oct 2019

There were 389 asthma-related deaths last year. Fewer people lost their lives than in 2017, but the death toll remains high.

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Asthma Council welcomes drop in asthma deaths but warns against complacency

14 Oct 2019

New ABS data shows a significant decrease in asthma-related deaths in Australia in 2018.

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Asthma Week 2019 144Dpi 02B

Spring into action for good asthma care

1 Sep 2019

NAC is calling on healthcare professionals to mark National Asthma Week by preparing people with asthma for pollen season.

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Asthma Week 2019 144Dpi 02B

Spring into action during asthma and hay fever season

1 Sep 2019

It's National Asthma Week. Are your asthma and hay fever under control?

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New treatment planner helping manage allergic rhinitis

5 Aug 2019

New tool to help primary health care professionals develop treatment plans for people with asthma and allergic rhinitis

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Asthma Council welcomes a fresh approach to mild asthma

1 Aug 2019

NAC has welcomed the TGA registration of budesonide/formoterol as reliever therapy for adults with mild asthma

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Asthma Council welcomes PSA and SHPA MoU

29 Jul 2019

The National Asthma Council Australia welcomes the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between PSA and SHPA.

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Helping you get your asthma under control on World Asthma Day

7 May 2019

On World Asthma Day the National Asthma Council Australia answers common questions about asthma and allergies

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Helping patients get their asthma under control on World Asthma Day

6 May 2019

On World Asthma Day, asthma experts are providing healthcare professionals with answers to patients' common asthma questions.