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Woodfire Heaters Need to Be Banned, Says Asthma Australia CEO

Asthma Australia CEO Michele Goldman talks about the dangers of woodfire heaters in cities and has advice for asthma sufferers.

By Georgia FreeMonday 4 Jul 2022Hope DriveHealth and WellbeingReading Time: 1 minute

Winter is a pesky time for those who suffer from asthma. The cold weather can cause coughing fits, irritation and breathing issues – as can woodfire heaters. 

Asthma Australia CEO Michele Goldman spoke to Hope Drive about the dangers of woodfire heaters in cities, how asthma sufferers can manage their condition in winter and the signs to look out for during an asthma attack.

Listen to Michele’s full interview in the player above.

For resources and tips on how to manage asthma, visit asthma.org.au.