Birthday’s & Severe Asthma

Today is my birthday and I was not sure as to whether I particularly wanted to write this post but I reckon today is a good enough day for these thoughts to be posted. Most people my age would be doing something different today but I guess that most people my age do not struggle … Continue reading Birthday’s & Severe Asthma

Why do I get stabbed so much?

Something that most of us with Severe Asthma are very familiar with is getting stabbed with various needles. In fact, every month I have an injection now, Mepo (I have written about this here) on top of all the pin pricks on the fingers, Arterial blood gas' and cannulas that occur when asthma takes its … Continue reading Why do I get stabbed so much?

Disabled… Severe Asthma? Is that possible?

Something that many people are confused about, is the fact that Severe Asthma is considered a disability. It is something that you just do not put with Severe Asthma for some reason and I was one of those individuals for a long, long time. It is ridiculous that individuals have to justify what their disability … Continue reading Disabled… Severe Asthma? Is that possible?

“I like your chins”… thank you steroids….

I have previously written a post about the nightmare that is prednisolone, widely known by many as the 'devil's tic-tacs' and you may wonder why I am bringing it up here again. Well, if you read the last post here, you will see that this post will differ in it's angle. I have been unfortunate … Continue reading “I like your chins”… thank you steroids….

So young and… still has a chronic condition!

This is very much a hot topic on many of those younger severe asthmatics and it is one that makes me rather angry because it is prejudice based on absolutely nothing. Some of you reading will have already put two and two together and have figured out what this post is about and some of … Continue reading So young and… still has a chronic condition!