Australian Asthma Deaths up 30% in a Year and Experts say Many Were Preventable

Australian Asthma Deaths up 30% in a Year and Experts say Many Were Preventable

Asthma deaths in Australia have increased by 30% in a single year, with experts saying many of those deaths were preventable. There were 467 asthma-related deaths recorded in Australia in 2022, up from 355 deaths in 2021, Australian Bureau of Statistics data, published by the National Asthma Council Australia on Wednesday, show. The 2022 deaths…