Thunderstorm Asthma – how can we be ready?

Grass pollen season not only brings an increase in asthma and hay fever, but it also brings the chance of thunderstorm asthma. For people with asthma or hay fever, especially those who experience wheezing or coughing with their hay fever, thunderstorm asthma can be sudden, serious and even life threatening. ​

2017 Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma important message​​.

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Reprinted in collaboration with State Government Victoria​