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Ninety per cent of Australians with asthma use their inhalers incorrectly

18 Jul 2016

Up to 90 per cent of Australians use their life-saving inhalers incorrectly, increasing their risk of hospitalisation by 50%

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Health professionals urged to check patient inhaler technique to improve respiratory outcomes

18 Jul 2016

Up to 90% of patients use their inhalers incorrectly, but fixing poor technique improves lung function and quality of life

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Pharmacy Medication

Sticking to your recommended asthma treatment

23 Jun 2016

Understanding your medications, how they work and how to take them can make it easier to follow your recommended treatment.

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Living with purpose

16 Jun 2016   |  Russell Winwood - COPD Athlete

Our regular guest bloggers helps us celebrate Men's Health Week by exploring what living with purpose looks like for him.

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Another 5 asthma myths - busted!

16 Jun 2016   |  Lisa Sayer

While many asthma myths have already been busted, there are still plenty of misconceptions out there. Time for myth busting!

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Cold weather brings higher risks for kids with asthma

26 May 2016

​Asthma risks are set to soar for kids this winter, as even a simple cold can trigger a life threatening asthma attack.

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Yoga Blog

Yoga - helping you breathe better

12 May 2016   |  Sangita Waters

Our guest blogger this week shows how you don't have to stand on your head to benefit from yoga.

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Five steps to breathing better & feeling better - World Asthma Day

11 May 2016   |  National Asthma Council

Australians with asthma are encouraged to breathe better and feel better on World Asthma Day (May 3 2016).

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5 steps to breathe better and feel better

3 May 2016   |  Leanne Koster

We are encouraging Australians with asthma to breathe better and feel better by following our five-step healthy living plan.

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A breath in the right direction

26 Apr 2016   |  Rochelle Gomez

Rochelle thought it was strange she couldn't run as fast as the other kids but had no idea asthma was the cause. Read more.