You can speak to an expert asthma specialist nurse on our helpline 0300 222 5800. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
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Hot weather can trigger asthma symptoms in some people. It’s not known why, but one theory is that breathing in hot air can cause the airways to narrow, leading to coughing and shortness of breath.Read on
Although Islamic rules state that people with long-term conditions are permitted not to fast, some Muslims with asthma still choose to observe Ramadan and many may consider using an inhaler to be breaking the fast.Read on
Find out why pollen causes hay fever, how it can affect asthma, and tips on how to manage your pollen allergy so it has less impact on your daily life.Read on
Mould spore levels are rising at the moment – get the lowdown on this summer asthma trigger that especially affects babies, children and more elderly people.Read on
Do you have an action plan? Did you know that without one you’re four times more likely to need to go to hospital for your asthma. Download yours today.
The Asthma UK Helpline provides independent confidential advice from asthma nurse specialists to people with asthma and their families, friends and carers. You can speak to an expert asthma specialist nurse on our helpline 0300 222 5800 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)
Asthma UK is the leading asthma charity in the UK. There are over five million people with asthma in the UK, and we’re here for them when they need us most. Find out more about us.
Asthma UK is a company limited by guarantee registered in England No. 2422401Registered charity in England No. 802364 and in Scotland No. SC039322Asthma UK Head Office: 18 Mansell Street, London, E1 8AA