Fact Sheet

Spacer or nebuliser?

An informative fact sheet about whether to use a spacer or nebuliser. In acute asthma attacks high doses of inhaled bronchodilators (relievers) are used to treat the narrowing of the airways in the lungs.

Fact Sheet

Steroid tablets

An informative fact sheet about steroid tablets. The steroids used to treat airway disease are very different to those taken by some athletes to boost their strength.

Fact Sheet

Stopping smoking

An informative fact sheet about stopping smoking. Tobacco smoking is a major health problem in New Zealand.

Copd Fact Sheet

Home exercises for COPD

An informative fact sheet about home exercises for COPD. If you have COPD physical activity is very important in helping you to keep well.