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Asthma Emergency Kit

Highly fire resistant, removes virtually all smoke particulates, easy to breathe through, comfortable to wear for long periods of time (as cool as possible), provides effective seal for all face types, reusable, maintains awareness of radiant heat proximity, quick to put on/ take off, one size fits all and easy to store.

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Fundraising with Entertainment

Entertainment book membership or new digital membership is now available.

Order your new 2014 | 2015 Melbourne Entertainment™ Membership from The Asthma Foundation of Victoria and 20% of your Membership purchase contributes to helping people live well with asthma!
Order yours here!


   Andrew's Asthma Attack

Andrew Tait has made a decision to make a real difference and raise funds for asthma by completing 8 runs totalling over 100kms in 2014!

Andrew completed his fifth run, the Melbourne Marathon on Sunday 12th October. Not only was it Andrew’s first marathon, he also did it in a time of 4:26:32 beating his target of 4 hours 30 mins. Andrew’s next run is The Sunday Age City2Sea presented by Westpac on Sunday 16th November. So far Andrew has raised over $9,000! 

Follow Andrew's Story here and Donate to his Asthma Attack! Go Andrew, GO!

 
   Acknowledgement of the land

The Asthma Foundation of Victoria acknowledges the Elders, families and forebears of the Wurundjeri tribe of The Kulin Nation who were the custodians of the land in which the Foundation stands for many centuries.

   Daily Pollen Count

The Pollen Count for Melbourne today 22/10/2014 is:

HIGH

The count is 54 Grass Pollen Grains and 392 Pollen Grains of all types (per cubic metre of air)

Click HERE for an explanation of how the Pollen Count is collected

Pollen Count Classification:

Classification
Grass Pollen Grains (per cubic metre of air)
LOW
0 to 19
MODERATE
20 to 49
HIGH
50 to 99
EXTREME
> 100

Forecast

Thursday 23rd October 2014

LOW

Friday 24th October 2014

LOW

Saturday 25th October 2014

LOW

Sunday 26th October 2014

LOW

Monday 27th October 2014

LOW

Tuesday 28th October 2014

LOW

For a history of the Pollen count please click HERE

Please Note: On High/Extreme days, it is likely that all who are grass pollen-sensitive will experience hayfever symptoms.
The Asthma Foundation thanks the School of Botany at The University of Melbourne for collecting the samples and analysing the collected material to provide the Pollen Count Forecast. We also acknowledge the support of Stallergenes for sponsoring the Pollen Count this year. Please click here for more information about Stallergenes. Updates will be provided at approximately 4:45 pm each day.

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