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Asthmatics should be using combination therapies to control their asthma

Nearly 150 people die from asthma each year in Singapore. Many asthma attacks and deaths could be prevented by taking advantage of the available combination therapies. By using a preventative treatment and a reliever treatment, asthmatics are better able to achieve total control of their asthma.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Channel News Asia

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About: Asthmatics should be using combination therapies to control their asthma

Date: 25 November 2004

Source: Channel News Asia

Author: Rita Zahara

URL: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews/view/119036/1/.html

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