Dance for asthma
For Erin Simpson and her family, being hospitalised at the age of eight highlighted how serious asthma can be.
‘‘I remember thinking that you can die from asthma,’’ Erin says.
‘‘This was a pretty scary thought for an eight-year-old.’’
Erin, from the Erin Simpson Show, is one of the judges for the Asthma Foundation’s awareness campaign Dance 4 Asthma.
The Dance 4 Asthma campaign coincides with Asthma Awareness Week and encourages schools to dance to raise awareness of the 600,000 Kiwis with asthma.
The Asthma Foundation encourages all young people to be active and well.
Dance 4 Asthma involves schools creating a video of students performing an original dance to Brooke Duff’s Till the End and posting it on YouTube by May 17.
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