Step number one: realise that this how to guide is next to impossible to write. Step number two: talk about different coping mechanisms that have been used. If you are reading this thinking that I have a magical solution to deal with the impact of having a chronic condition then this is not the post … Continue reading How to process your life changing forever
I wanted to share some insights into the more mundane aspects of life with Severe Asthma. The first and hardest part of the day for most is the mornings. Now, go onto the world of social media and look at girls my age. The posts are filled with avocado on toast, morning runs and extensive … Continue reading Mornings – coffee and an inhaler anyone?
As a rule of thumb, your GP is meant to prevent you and your health deteriorating. Everyone knows (or should know) that you try self-care first, then seek advice from a pharmacist before visiting your GP. Now when this has been done or is not appropriate, you seek help from your GP before jumping straight … Continue reading My ongoing fight with the GP
It has been a while. It has been a while because of lack of energy and lack of time when I have sufficient energy. I have had so many blog post ideas lately but absolutely no energy to sit down and write them. This is not down to anything else but my Severe Asthma and … Continue reading Update Time!
An area in which I have yet to write about is the chronic pain side of my Severe Asthma. I want to start sharing one of the biggest battles I am going through with my asthma and one which we have very few answers about. However, before I get on to that mess, I want to share … Continue reading Pleurisy – because Severe Asthma isn’t bad enough!