The Asthma Society says the number of people suffering fatal asthma attacks in Ireland is increasing. The society has released new figures to mark World Asthma Day, showing that the condition affects nearly 500,000 people in Ireland, and one person dies from it every five days. People living with asthma are being urged to develop […]
Not everyone is happy with the recent high temperatures. With the mercury rising, so is the pollen count – bringing misery to hayfever sufferers. Hayfever is a misunderstood condition but it can be very debilitating. Dr Ciara Kelly, medical doctor and health and wellness blogger at The Irish Balance, explains.