Older women are nearly three times more likely to die from asthma than men of the same age, according to the latest asthma mortality data. According to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), 455 asthma-related deaths (312 females, 143 males) were recorded in Australia during 2016, up slightly from 421 in 2015. People ...
Time to focus on asthma management in older women
By Mardi Chapman
9 Nov 2017