There are number of things you can do to prepare for thunderstorm asthma season:
- Be aware of thunderstorm asthma warnings
- Stay inside during a storm
- Be mindful of any asthma symptoms (coughing, chest tightness, wheezing)
- Monitor pollen counts
- If you have one, take your preventer regularly
- Make a plan: talk to your pharmacist of GP.
If you start to experience breathing problems, call 000 for an ambulance.