COVID-19 Conversations

COVID-19 Conversations

We recently sat down (yes, keeping a minimum 1.5m distance from one another) to talk with Professor John Blakey from Respiratory Medicine at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital about the pandemic Coronavirus (COVID-19) and what it…

Asthma medication shortages

Asthma medication shortages

Asthma WA is aware that some people are experiencing difficulty accessing their asthma medications. We understand that some local pharmacies may have limited stocks of some popular products and are awaiting restocking from the pharmaceutical…

Asthma WA – Service Update, Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Asthma WA – Service Update, Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Asthma WA has made some changes to our service provisions to meet the changing needs of people with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We are still…

Coronavirus and Social Distancing

Coronavirus and Social Distancing

NOTE:This situation continues to change rapidly – this information is a guideline and recommendations will change. Social distancing refers to the practice of restricting when and where people can gather to stop or slow the…

Asthma WA March Newsletter 2020

Asthma WA March Newsletter 2020

From bushfires to the Coronavirus, the year is off to a challenging start. Understandably, we have been receiving a lot of enquiries about the Coronavirus and the impending flu season, and what to do if…

Coronavirus – COVID19

Coronavirus – COVID19

UPDATED: 4.30PM WEDNESDAY 3RD MARCH 2020 Asthma WA recommends that people with asthma take precautions when any type of respiratory illness is present in their community.  People with asthma are no more likely to contract…

Pilbara Respiratory Workshop

Pilbara Respiratory Workshop

We are excited to partner with Cystic Fibrosis WA to provide an interactive and practical workshop for Doctors, Nurses, Physiotherapists and Allied Health members. In this session, we will discuss asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis, wet…

Fundraise through fitness

Fundraise through fitness

’tis the season to be active! ’tis also the season to do good…for you and for others Whether its running, swimming, cycling, climbing or something else tickles your fancy, there are plenty of events coming…

Asthma WA January Newsletter 2020

Asthma WA January Newsletter 2020

It has been an interesting start to the year with heartbreaking stories and images of the fires burning across our country. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by the crisis. We remain…

Getting asthma-ready for school

Getting asthma-ready for school

It’s that time of year where children get a fresh haircut, dust off their uniforms and get set to lose most of their stationery before the end of the first month of school. It can…