The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows a persistent and unacceptable number of asthma-related deaths each year, many of which should be preventable. The data, commissioned by the National Asthma Council Australia, showed there were 421 asthma-related deaths – 272 females and 149 males – recorded in Australia in 2019 . The ...
Women and elderly feature in rising asthma death toll
By Mardi Chapman
19 Nov 2020