Below you will find a selection of international blogs with information relevant to Asthma and other respiratory diseases. Please be aware that the information contained in these blogs may not be relevant to a New Zealand context. Please see the pages on our website and our catalogue of resources for information for New Zealand.
Dr Mark Levy is a family doctor in the UK, with a specialty interest in asthma. He is a member of the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) and Chair of the Dissemination and Implementation committee. GINA works with health care professionals, patient representatives and public health officials from around the world to reduce asthma prevalence, morbidity, and mortality.
Note: Information on this page is directed at an international audience and is not intended as a substitute for the New Zealand-specific information about asthma contained on the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ website, which is based on New Zealand best practice guidelines.
This site primarily aims to share information about asthma, the disease, how it is treated, and how to prevent attacks.
Disclaimer by Dr Mark Levy: