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October surprises


It’s 2020 and of course things were going to happen differently.

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Preparing for the 2020 grass pollen season


The grass pollen season brings a seasonal increase in asthma and hay fever. It also brings the chance of epidemic thunderstorm asthma. Thunderstorm asthma can affect those with asthma or seasonal hay fever. Having both asthma and seasonal hay fever and poorly managed asthma increases the risk further.

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Outlook for the 2020 grass pollen season


Melbourne’s grass pollen season is fast approaching. While we’re not expecting much grass pollen in the air until late October, the outlook currently is for an average season.

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Asthma and COVID-19


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What you have told us about hay fever in Melbourne and Canberra


In a nutshell, the main factor in Canberra and Melbourne determining how bad everyone's hay fever symptoms are is how much grass pollen is in the air.