Asthma has long been a significant global health issue and the problem only appears to grow. This summer a report from Asthma UK showed a marked increase in the number of deaths in England and Wales caused by asthma. In order to turn this trend around decisive action is needed. One of the companies developing products intended to reduce asthma’s impact on the patient is Swedish Iconovo. The company’s user-friendly inhalers may become a useful weapon in the fight against asthma.
In August, British charity Asthma UK published a report containing concerning figures. It has long been well-known that the prevalence of asthma has increased in the past decades and now Asthma UK’s report showed that the number of asthma-related deaths in England and Wales also increased. Read more