Only 7% Of Tipperary Asthmatics Know All Symptoms Of An Asthma Attack

Only 7% of asthmatics in Tipperary know all the symptoms of an asthma attack, according to the Asthma Society of Ireland. There are 15,337 asthmatics living in County Tipperary. One person dies a week in Ireland as a result of their asthma, but 90% of these deaths are preventable. To mark the global World Asthma […]

Irish Red Cross To Hold Asthma Awareness Event In Nenagh

The Irish Red Cross health and social unit from Nenagh are running an Asthma Awareness Event this coming Satuday 20th of May in Tesco car park  Nenagh from 10-2pm. This will involved CPR demonstrations as well as tips and skills to deal with asthma and asthma attacks. This is in association with international  Asthma Awarness  week.

Asthmatics In Tipperary Not Using Inhalers Correctly

10,149 asthmatics in Tipperary are not using their inhalers correctly, leaving them at risk of a serious asthma attack and even death, according to the Asthma Society of Ireland. Currently there are 15,377 people with asthma in Tipperary. Two thirds of those don’t use their inhaler correctly. The Society has teamed up with Boots Ireland […]