Asthma Australia presents: 80% of people with asthma also experience hay fever, which can trigger an asthma flare up. Yoga studio owner Penny talks about managing asthma and hay fever so she can stay active and well.
SPRING might mean sunshine and flowers to some but to others, such as Mark Fletcher and seven-year-old daughter Bianca, it means itchy eyes and asthma attacks.
A new national pollen monitoring and warning system is set to blow away the risk of hay fever for the hundreds of thousands of Australians with asthma.
TERN’s Australian Centre for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (ACEAS) has a proud history of involvement in science education. Since its establishment in 2009, 81 tertiary students have been contributing members of its 37 working groups.
ACEAS’s science communicator Jo Savill spoke with Dr Janet Davies from the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Queensland, who is the principal investigator for the ACEAS working group Australian aerobiology to monitor environmental change.