Your living with a lung condition stories
Stories written by people like you, about living with a lung condition.
Read stories about how people are affected by living with a lung condition, including how they deal with breathlessness and how they keep active.
Your stories about living with a lung condition
How I cope during winter
Catherine has lived with a lung condition her whole life. She explains how it can be a struggle to live well during winter.
Getting active changed my life
Linda has COPD. After a period of inactivity, she decided to turn her life around by getting active.
I adapt and stay positive
John has idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). He shares how he's learned to adapt and stay positive.
My IPF and breathlessness
Ann has IPF. She shares how breathlessness has affected her life and how she’s learnt to adapt.
Active Steps gave me my breath back
After being diagnosed with a lung condition, finding the Active Steps programme gave Eamon a new lease of life.
I lost my husband to mesothelioma
Ana lost her husband, Alan, to mesothelioma. She shares his story.
I won’t let mesothelioma break my spirit
Elaine has mesothelioma and multiple sclerosis (MS). She shares how she stays positive, and how she's aiming to raise £10,000 to help fund research.
Living better with breathlessness
Researchers Ann and Miriam want everyone to know that it is possible to live well with chronic breathlessness.
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.