Manage your asthma

Is that mould in your home toxic?

‘Toxic mould’ has, on a number of occasions, been the subject of chain mails and internet hoaxes. Plus, it’s been blamed for a couple of deaths. But how dangerous is mould really?

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.

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?

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