Asthma sufferers should be vaccinated against the flu

It is recommended that all asthmatics are vaccinated and protected against the flu.

Asthmatic sufferers are likely to develop complications if infected by the flu virus because of the great sensitivity of their bronchi to infections.
An episode of flu can worsen asthma symptoms increasing episodes of : breathlessness, severe attacks, bronchitis and coughs may suddenly occur or worsen...
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