May 6th 2021

Prof Seamus Linnane discusses Asthma on Newstalk FM with Kieran Cuddihy.

Professor Seamus Linnane spoke to Kieran Cuddihy about asthma on The Hard Shoulder as part of Asthma Awareness Week.  Prof Linnane is a Consultant in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine here at Beacon Hospital, and he spoke about asthma in Ireland including the causes, symptoms and treatment for the condition.

Did you know that Ireland has one of the highest prevalence’s of asthma in the world? Though common in Ireland, Prof Linnane advises that with proper management it can be controlled to reduce and prevent asthma attacks.

You can listen back to the interview in full by clicking here.