Asthma UK claims THIS is to blame for nearly 1000 preventable UK deaths

Asthma UK claims THIS is to blame for nearly 1000 preventable UK deaths
 

Asthma deaths reached 1,410 in the UK last year About two-thirds could have been prevented, said Asthma UK Charity urged patients to visit their GP at least once a year Patients need an asthma action plan, and to be aware of what to do if symptoms get worse, it added Asthma deaths totalled 1,410 in the UK in 2016, latest statistics today revealed.
That included 1,1237 patient deaths in England and Wales, and 133 deaths in Scotland. Northern Ireland reported 40 deaths from asthma.
But two-thirds of all deaths from asthma attacks could have been prevented if they received better basic care,... read more

 
9 November 2017 in Health, Views: 45
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