This post is a very special one - written by my Dad. It is so hard to explain this condition through a loved one's eyes so it is better coming from a loved one. It made me tear up knowing that this is what they face day to day. The most important message is that … Continue reading Supporting my daughter through Severe Asthma – A parent’s view on the condition.
I want to write a special post to signify the importance of this day. Most people know about all the other awareness days and I think that it is wonderful that the world wants to do so much to help those who suffer but this day does not get enough publicity and it is wrong. … Continue reading World Asthma Day 2017
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
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 do not have a medical answer for this question. All I know is that it is something that I really wish would go away. I am exhausted all of the time now and it could be because of any number of things. The only link is with my Severe Asthma. You would think that … Continue reading Why am I so tired all the time?