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Asthma Australia

Asthma Australia is made up of the Asthma Foundations from each state and territory, working together to help people with asthma and linked conditions to breathe better.

They provide information, education, training, advocacy and promote research. Asthma Australia's national website links to each of the Foundations.

asthmaaustralia.org.au also has asthma information approved by their National Medical and Scientific Advisory Committee and informed by national consultations with consumers.

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Last reviewed: July 2018

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Triggers - An Asthma Australia site

A trigger is something that sets off or starts asthma symptoms. Everyone’s asthma is different, and everyone has different triggers. For most people with asthma, triggers are only a problem when their asthma is not well-controlled with medicine.

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Severe Asthma - An Asthma Australia site

Do you know whether you have severe asthma? Read on to find out...

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How common is severe asthma? - An Asthma Australia site

2.5 million Australians have asthma (1 in 9) and of these, about 3 - 10% have severe asthma

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Introduction to Severe Asthma - An Asthma Australia site

Severe asthma is when your asthma symptoms are frequent, or you experience ongoing asthma flare-ups, even when you take your medication correctly and as prescribed, and when other causes and triggers for your symptoms have been ruled out.

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Who can help? - An Asthma Australia site

Who can help?

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Your asthma medicine - An Asthma Australia site

Your asthma medicine

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Asthma Kids

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Triggers - An Asthma Australia site

Triggers

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About Asthma - An Asthma Australia site

National - About Asthma

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What are the signs and symptoms of severe asthma? - An Asthma Australia site

A persons asthma symptoms can vary over time and often vary from person to person, but they are most commonly:- breathlessness - wheezing - tight feeling in the chest- continuing cough

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