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Asthma experts call for new way forward to improve asthma outcomes in Australia

18 Feb 2019

Australia’s leading asthma experts have called for a rethink of written asthma action plans

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Increased risk for asthma flare-ups in children during back to school

21 Jan 2019

For Australian children living with asthma, going back to school can increase the likelihood of an asthma attack.

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Respected director to lead National Asthma Council Australia

17 Dec 2018

The National Asthma Council Australia has announced longstanding director Dr Joanna Wriedt as its new Chair of the Board.

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Latest treatment options for patients with severe asthma

11 Dec 2018

The National Asthma Council has released a new resource to explain latest treatment options for patients with severe asthma.

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Beware of the Christmas Tree ‘Sneeze and Wheeze'

3 Dec 2018

National Asthma Council Australia have warned that your festive tree can trigger asthma symptoms and respiratory problems.

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New asthma death toll shows baby boomer women are more at risk

21 Oct 2018

Women with asthma aged between 55 and 64 years are being urged to take action to manage their condition.

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National Asthma Council Australia Chairman to retire

11 Oct 2018

Dr Jonathan Burdon AM has announced his intention to retire as Chairman and independent director of the NAC.

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Prepare your patients for the thunderstorm asthma season

28 Aug 2018

NAC is calling on health professionals to prepare their practices and patients for the upcoming thunderstorm asthma season.

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New opportunity for consumers to improve asthma care

24 Jun 2018

The National Asthma Council has launched the National Asthma and Allergy Network