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Preview to Australian Asthma Handbook V2.1 released

1 Jun 2020

The National Asthma Council Australia has released a preview to version 2.1 of the Australian Asthma Handbook.


Change ahead for Sensitive Choice in New Zealand

27 May 2020

NAC is taking on sole management of the Sensitive Choice program globally, including its New Zealand operation.


Celebrating respiratory nurses on International Nurses Day

7 May 2020

This month, we're acknowledging the important work of nurses and sharing stories from those working in respiratory care.

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New allergic rhinitis treatments chart released

22 Apr 2020

Update to popular resource to help health professionals explain the nasal treatments available for allergic rhinitis.

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Encourage asthma patients to have flu shot

2 Apr 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak makes the influenza vaccination more important than ever for the 2.7 million Australians with asthma.

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Preparing your asthma patients as COVID-19 spreads

20 Mar 2020

The National Asthma Council urges health professionals to help their patients establish optimal asthma control.


COVID-19 and your asthma patients

17 Mar 2020

Find information for health professionals about asthma management, including spirometry, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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National Asthma Council Australia welcomes new directors

24 Feb 2020

NAC announces the appointment of Mr Rob Farrier as the new Pharmaceutical Society of Australia nominee director on the Board.


Clinical management of asthma during bushfire season

22 Jan 2020

Advice for GPs, nurses and pharmacists on keeping people with asthma breathing well during bushfire season.

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Be ready for back-to-school asthma spike

20 Jan 2020

How GPs, nurses and pharmacists can help kids with asthma prepare for the start of the school year