What does an attack feel like?UPDATED

The biggest pain/annoyance/complete inconvenience of having asthma is an attack. All of the medications, treatments and measures put in place are in order to prevent an attack. I could go into the medical side of what an asthma attack is but I would rather describe what it feels like from a personal view. I will … Continue reading What does an attack feel like?UPDATED

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The thoughts that run through your head when attacks happen

Everyone must realise that being in hospital is boring. Little to do except think and watch the world go by. I often get asked by friends what it is like to be in hospital and whether I find it scary having attacks now. It is a question that is hard to answer off the cuff … Continue reading The thoughts that run through your head when attacks happen

“I can exercise with my asthma – you should too!” and other jokes…

Everyone is different. Whether you have a chronic health condition or are in perfect health. No one person is the same. I have found though, that with asthma, everyone is an expert. Half the time I get someone telling me that their really bad asthma was cured by exercise or a new health regime. Others … Continue reading “I can exercise with my asthma – you should too!” and other jokes…