Reason For Learning
Asthma is the most widespread chronic health problem in Australia, it is a national health priority, whilst Anaphylaxis is our bodies most severe form of allergic reaction. Both types of attack must be treated as medical emergencies otherwise can become life threatening if not treated.
Although you may not suffer with Asthma or Anaphylaxis, you might know someone who does. Having an understanding of the signs and symptoms of these conditions and how to manage them will give you the confidence to assist friends, family and members of the community if the need arises.
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