Asthma Australia in the Media

Asthma Australia in the Media

Below are articles where Asthma Australia has been featured.

For media enquires, please contact PR Manager Teresa Vella on  TVella@asthma.org.au or 0403 895 144.

Date News Channel Article Title
7th May PHN Tasmania HEALTH May 2020 issue of Primary Health Matters magazine
7th May coastcommunitynews.com.au Health, environment & community groups make legal complaint to EPA
6th May Wyong Regional Chronicle, Gosford Coalition of health, environment and community groups makes legal complaint to EPA
4th May Newcastle Herald Coalition of environment groups alleges Delta Electricity has breached its environment protection licence for Vales Point Power Station
1st May Newcastle Herald Asthma sufferers to save on injecting pen
28th Apr kidsonthecoast.com.au Top 5 questions parents have about childhood asthma
27th Apr Medianet The COVID-19 question for World Asthma Day: Is your child’s asthma under control?
27th Apr Latrobe Valley Express Complaints levelled at Yallourn
25th Apr Adelaide Now Parks and Wildlife to burn off 145ha on Bruny Island
17th Apr Nine Honey Asthma Australia’s positive message during coronavirus: ‘We are in control’
8th Apr The Conversation I’m an asthmatic: what should I do during the coronavirus pandemic?
31th Mar Newcastle Herald Preventative steps to fight flare-ups
26th Mar anmj.org.au A new online education program aimed at improving the diagnosis and management of people with asthma in Australian primary care has been launched by NPS MedicineWise.
20th Mar Canberra Times Coronavirus: Medication panic buying hits Canberra as pharmacists urge for calm
20th Mar Castlemaine Mail Coronavirus forces cancellation of events
18th Mar Nine.com.au Coronavirus panic buying may lead to a ventolin shortage in Australia
18th Mar Huon News Walking tracks around Southport closed for fuel reduction burns
17th Mar Kidspot Parents keep asthmatic kids at home due to coronavirus
17th Mar Crikey.com.au Virus Watch: Obeid trial delayed, airlines falling, and is it curtains for the arts?
14th Mar Tasmanian Examiner Sixteen fuel reduction burns planned for Launceston region
13th Mar Castlemaine Mail ‘Race Ya’ for Ned
10th Feb ABC News Canberra schools updating asthma plans for kids after a smoky summer in the national capital

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7th Feb Barcoo Independent Asthma and Allergy Suffers
05th Feb The Somerset Air Pollution Monitoring App For Asthma And Allergy Sufferers Now Available
03rd Feb ACT Government Managing Air Quality in ACT public schools
28th Jan Health Direct Sending kids with asthma to school? Here’s what you need to know
28th Jan High Country Herald Is your child asthma ready for back to school?
27th Jan Wangaratta Chronicle Parents and schools urged to be asthma ready
20th Jan AJP Smoke set to worsen back to school asthma
18th Jan Guardian Australia Choking point: how Australia’s bushfires have left its citizens struggling for air
17th Jan A Current Affair Air Quality
17th Jan Climate Control News A new standard in technical innovation
16th Jan Yahoo Australia wildfires: Family blames teenager’s death from suspected asthma attack on smoke from blazes
16th Jan The Great Southern Weekender Helping you breathe easier
15th Jan BBC Australia fires: Family blames teenager’s death on bushfire smoke
15th Jan Urban List How To Know When To Walk Your Pooch, Hit The Beach Or Go For A Run In Sydney’s Hazardous Smoke Haze
15th Jan Herald Sun Bushfire smoke: Melbourne chokes through another ‘hazardous’ air quality day
15th Jan Hobart Mercury Health fears over air quality
14th Jan That’s life! Courtney Partridge-McLennan, 19, dies from asthma attack caused by bushfire smoke
13th Jan 7 News Asthmatic teenager dies after attack believed to be caused by bushfire smoke
13th Jan Sydney Morning Herald More smoke haze for Sydney as fire conditions ease
12th Jan SBS Courtney dies from asthma caused by bushfire
12th Jan Channel 9 Perth Hazardous smoke – confirm deaths
12th Jan Yahoo Family devastated by teen’s fatal asthma attack ‘triggered by bushfire smoke
12th Jan The Age More smoke haze for Sydney as bushfire conditions ease across NSW
12th Jan Daily Mail Grieving family of young woman, 19, who died from a severe asthma attack claim thick smoke from raging bushfires killed her
12th Jan Sunday Telegraph Fire Asthma killed my sister
10th Jan Canberra Times Smoke causing surge in pharmacy and ambo callouts
10th Jan The Daily Telegraph Peak Asthma body calls for real-time air quality monitoring amid bushfire disaster
9th Jan Age, Melbourne Asthma surge puts heat on air quality reporting
9th Jan Sydney Morning Herald Asthma woes in smoke-hit city
8th Jan The Age Call for real-time air quality reporting as smoke continues to blanket Australia
8th Jan Australian News Today Call for real-time air quality reporting as smoke continues to blanket the country
13th Jan Mama Mia Courtney, 19, died from a bushfire-provoked asthma attack. She’s just one of an unknown number.
4th Jan News.com.au ‘Unpredictable’ and lasting consequences of bushfire smoke
3rd Jan Canberra Times No general need for masks: ACT Health
17th Dec Huffington Post Here’s What Smoke Pollution Does To Your Body
11th Dec Sydney Morning Herald Air quality at five times hazardous levels smothers Sydney
10th Dec 2019 ABC News Michele Goldman talks about air quality on ABC News
29th Nov Sydney Morning Herald Particles in smoke add to bushfire health risks
28th Nov The Age Air pollution particles responsible for spike in UTIs, sepsis hospitalisations
27th Nov Newcastle Herald Severe asthma in spotlight
25th Nov ABC North QLD Interview with Asthma Australia Michele Goldman
20th Nov City News Total fire ban comes with an asthma warning
18th Nov ABC Radio Canberra Interview with AA Michele Goldman
18th Nov ABC Radio Canberra Interview with AA Michele Goldman
12th Nov News.com.au NSW, QLD brace for ‘catastrophic’ fire conditions as bushfire emergency continues
12th Nov Daily Telegraph NSW, QLD brace for ‘catastrophic’ fire conditions as bushfire emergency continues
12th Nov News.com.au NSW bushfire air pollution: Smoke sparks asthma warning
2nd Nov Daily Mail Smokey haze makes Sydney’s air quality the fifth worst in the world and sparks a surge in asthma call outs – as it lingers until Sunday
1st Nov Daily Telegraph Sydney’s the smoggiest