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Respiratory conditions

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Bushfires and burnoffs - An Asthma Australia site

Children, the elderly and people with respiratory conditions including asthma, are the first to feel the effects of smoke and particle pollution and need to take extra care.

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Healthy in the heat

If you have a respiratory condition such as asthma or hay fever, make sure you are well prepared when the summer temperatures hit their peak.

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Smoke hazard from bushfires

Exposure to smoke from fires can worsen asthma and other respiratory conditions, cause coughing and shortness of breath and irritate the eyes, nose and throat.

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Lungs and respiratory

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Asthma & Bushfire Smoke

Bushfire smoke and smoke from prescribed burning activities can be a major trigger for people with asthma and other respiratory conditions. It’s important to be prepared and know how to respond if you are exposed to smoke.

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Dairy products - National Asthma Council Australia

What is Asthma?Asthma is a condition which occurs when the airways become inflamed and narrow, making it hard to breathe. It can

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Thunderstorm asthma information for patients and carers - National Asthma Council Australia

Thunderstorm asthma is a potent mix of pollen and weather conditions that can trigger severe asthma symptoms.

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Thunderstorm Asthma - Factsheet

Thunderstorm asthma is a potent mix of pollen and weather conditions that can trigger severe asthma symptoms

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What is asthma? - An Asthma Australia site

Asthma is a long-term lung condition. People with asthma have sensitive airways in their lungs which react to triggers, causing a flare-up.

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Asthma - Farmer Health | Farmer Health

Asthma is a lung condition which causes the air passages (bronchi) of the lungs to become narrow, making it hard to breathe. There may be swelling of the airways, more mucous being produced and spasms of the airways. Farmers and...

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