Your children's condition stories
Stories written by people like you, about children's conditions.
Read the stories of people whose children live lung conditions. Each story discusses an aspect of having a child with a lung condition.
Your stories about children's conditions
I now know what it means to take a deep breath
Laura has pectus excavatum (funnel chest). For years she tried to hide its effects, but after surgery she can now breathe deeply.
Our son’s chest infections were too frequent to be normal
When Lisa’s baby son was diagnosed and treated for a rare condition, the change was instant.
I want to raise awareness of bronchiolitis
When Steph's twin boys caught a cold, she never imagined that one of them would end up in intensive care.
I'm 16 and living with ILD - now I'm taking on a fun run!
Nathan is taking on a fun run to raise money.
Josie was the happiest and chirpiest of all of us
David’s niece, Josie, really was one in a million - she had a rare children’s lung disease.
Growing up with PCD
After being insistent with the doctor, Fiona discovered both her children have primary ciliary dyskinesia.
Our son was hooked up to machines
Ian and Sairah’s son had a pneumothorax at birth. This is also known as collapsed lung and is rare.
Tell your story
Do you have a story to tell? It could be about your lung condition, a friend or relative you know who lives with one, or how caring for them impacts your life. We'd love to hear what you've got to say.