Coronavirus and COVID-19
Here you’ll find all our information about coronavirus and useful links for the latest updates. The new type of coronavirus which causes an illness called COVID-19 is now spreading in countries across the world including the UK.
Here's what you need to know about the shielding changes
Lots of people have asked us questions about changes to the government’s shielding guidance from 1 June. We’ve gathered some of the questions we’re being asked.
I’m shielding, but can still cycle 10km!
Inspired by other people’s fundraising efforts, Ginny decided to take on a challenge of her own for the British Lung Foundation.
Contact tracing: my experience of the NHS app
Jean lives on the Isle of Wight, and has been one of the first people to trial the new NHS contact tracing app. She shares her experiences and why she chose to download it.
How I’m staying positive
Ian has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In this blog, he shares how he’s staying positive and his tips for surviving lockdown.
Living with IPF, I’ve felt forgotten
John lives with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and is practising social shielding. He shares how he’s adapted.
Vital information from elsewhere
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If you're a member of a BLF support group
We're advising that Breathe Easy support groups do not meet because of the current situation with coronavirus.
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