Manage your asthma

Asmalyers vertel

Asma neem oral ter wêreld toe, in voorkoms en in dodelikheid. Maar selfs al ly jou kind ernstig aan asma, verhinder niks julle om gewoonweg met jul lewe aan te gaan nie– mits julle die regte behandeling kry.

Asthma graphics

This interactive guide will help you understand more about asthma, what happens if you have an attack, and how to treat it.

Debunking asthma myths

Many important elements of asthma have been misinterpreted or ignored over the last few years. Let's clear up some of the most common asthma myths.

Your 10-point action plan to manage asthma

With careful management you can keep your asthma under control. The key is to identify what triggers your attacks and, where possible, to remove them from your life.

Asthma triggers

House-dust mites, cockroaches, pollens and outdoor moulds, tobacco smoke and indoor pollens are common asthma triggers. What action can you take to avoid these triggers?

Asthma and your medical history

Do you suspect you may have asthma? When your doctor makes an assessment of your condition, he may want a detailed medical history.

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