Heatwave Warning for people with 9,117 people with Asthma and Hayfever in Tipperary

Top tips for surviving your holidays for people with hayfever and asthma Pollen Count is also high in Ireland   The Asthma Society of Ireland is today warning the 19,117 people in Tipperary who have both asthma and hayfever in Ireland to take precautions when going on holidays this summer. News in the last 24 […]

Two out of three people in Tipperary with asthma do not have an Asthma Action Plan – at risk of a potentially fatal asthma attack

To support the Asthma Society, text BREATHE to 50300 TO DONATE €4 (Text costs €4. Asthma Society of Ireland will receive a minimum of €3.25.Service Provider: LIKECHARITY. Helpline: 076 6805278) Two out of three people with asthma currently do not have an Asthma Action plan, according to a survey undertaken by the Asthma Society, launched […]

Two Thirds Of People With Asthma In Tipperary Are Not Using Their Inhaler Correctly Putting Them At Risk Of A Potentially Fatal Asthma Attack

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris, the Asthma Society of Ireland and the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) have launched an ‘Inhaler Technique’ awareness campaign to encourage people with asthma to ensure that they are using their inhaler device correctly. Two out of three of Tipperary’s 15,337 people with asthma may be unknowingly aggravating their condition […]

Asthma Society Warns People In Tipperary To Avoid Bonfires This Halloween

Keep your child safe from Bonfires and Fireworks this Hallowe’en – Asthma Society ~ Asthma tips – Avoid a Potentially Fatal Asthma Attack during Bonfire Season ~ ~Asthma Society warns 15,377 people in Tipperary to stay clear of Bonfires and Fireworks this Hallowe’en ~ Smoke from bonfires and fireworks can lead to serious breathing difficulties […]

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 […]