Asthma and respiratory diseases are two of the leading causes of sickness and death in New Zealand
have a respiratory disease
most common cause of death
cost to country each year
children have asthma
Respiratory disease affects more people than you think. Read their stories...
Malachi Douds Nanapoy is a six-year-old from New Plymouth who presents with asthma. Malachi was born 31 weeks gestation (average is 40 weeks) and lives ...
Research Review with a focus on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
11 December, 2017
In New Zealand more than 521,000 people take medication for asthma, and up to 80 per cent of asthma is associated with allergy. That’s a lot of families...