What I wish I had known (and what I have learnt through trial and error!)
Asthma is a learning curve so here’s what I wish I had known from the beginning! Obvious now, but starting out to me asthma was asthma - a bl...
I've had several FeNO Tess showing high scores but is high FeNO a marker only for eosinophillic asthma, or for other forms of asthma too?...
What I wish I had asked my GP/asthma nurse (when first diagnosed 😉)
- yes you should have an asthma plan, but if you don’t this may prompt them into getting one. - a lot of docs/patients rely on peak flow as t...
Love cycling and and asthma has never really affected my activities. I have some triggers such as smoke, allergies and stress but my asthma a...
Blue Inhaler (salbutamol)
On the Asthma UK asthma plan it says when calling 999 to take ten puffs of your blue inhaler and if an ambulance does not arrive after fiftee...
Frustrated with new gp’s
Hey everyone, I’m not sure I’m posting it in the right place. But I need a little rant and I figured you guys would understand....
Angiecbr has asked me to post this: Asthma inhaler use increases risk of hard-to-treat infections finds study.
Asthma inhalers can increase the risk of killer hard-to-treat infections, a new study has found. Older people who use steroid inhalers for as...
Ask an Asthma UK nurse your question
Hi all, Our Asthma UK Helpline nurses are now online and ready to answer your questions. Please reply to this post and an asthma specialist n...
Ask Asthma UK nurses your questions
Hi all, The Asthma UK helpline nurses will be online on Friday 1st December to answer all your asthma questions as we head into the winter....
Anyone got Allergic Asthma. Mine seams to be getting worse as I get older....
Birds and asthma
Does your bird if you have one affect your asthma and eczema....
Going to hospital for an asthma attack
I’m a newly diagnosed asthmatic I’ve been to hospital 3 times in the past 2 months for asthma attacks but been told that I’m not wheezing and...
Can anyone give me any advice re jogging and asthma?
Hi all, I've completed the C25K programme, finished it about 6 weeks ago. I managed all the jogs, have been feeling quite proud of myself and...
When is asthma asthma and when asthma not asthma?
It is new to me ( and I find it especially annoying as I grew up in a far colder climate and was fine ), and I don’t enjoy the sensation, but...
Hi my name is Stacey I have servers asthma and ins. I hope everyone is have a good day...
Struggling to come to terms with asthma
Had my first severe asthma attack aged 55 in Torquay on holiday in hospital for four days....
If you been following my post my asthma has been really bad at the moment. Back to doctors and a tough weekend of another asthma attack frida...
26 and asthma back
I had childhood asthma, and by asthma, all I really mean is that from time to time I was a little bit wheezy. I only ever had a blue inhaler ...
Asthma after exercise?
I’ve been wondering about this for a little while. Does anyone know why asthma sometimes comes on AFTER exercise rather than during?...
Should I have the pneumonia jab?
I have had recurrent chest infections every winter for about 6 years and I had to attend a & e last winter with an asthma attack. I saw a spe...
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