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Want to quit smoking or vaping or help a loved one quit smoking? We are here to help you every step of the way, offering tools, advice and support. It's important to keep trying to quit smoking until you quit for good.
Get an asthma action plan. There's currently no cure for asthma, but treatment can help control the symptoms so you're able to live a normal, active life. Get more information about your medicines, how to monitor your condition and what to do if you have an asthma attack. Inhalers, which are devices that let you breathe in medicine, are the main treatment. Read on to learn more about the different types of inhaler.