Posts for November 2017

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The Conversation: Thunderstorm asthma: who’s at risk and how to manage it

“Late in the afternoon of a hot spring day, November 21, 2016, a thunderstorm from the northwest swept over Geelong and Melbourne, triggering the world’s most devastating thunderstorm asthma epidemic. The scale and impact of this unparalleled public health emergency took Victorians by surprise. Thousands of people began, almost…