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The benefits of hand held fans


Shortness of breath is one of the most common challenges for people living with a lung disease. It can be frightening and distressing when you feel like you cannot get enough air into your lungs. Many people find using a battery-operated fan can help control breathlessness, and research has shown that a cool draft of air from a hand-held fan can be very effective. Click here to learn more about hand-held fans from Clinical Nurse Consultant, Mary Roberts.

For further information contact Lung Foundation Australia on 1800 654 301.

Where to buy a hand held fan

Lung Foundation Australia sells hand held fans via our online shop. Visit our shop to purchase yours.