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
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.
Learning to breathe transformed my life
Taking up yoga and learning how to breathe transformed Esther's life.
How I’ve learned to see the positive side
After being diagnosed with a rare interstitial lung disease, Andy has had to come to terms with being less active.
Running the London Marathon to give people "new lungs"
Jo's dad died from lung disease. Now she's running the London Marathon to help raise awareness
My COPD and NTM symptoms are very similar
An underlying NTM infection was the cause of Rebecca's worsening COPD symptoms and lung function.
I'd recommend Nordic walking to everyone
John took up Nordic walking on a whim. Now he goes several days a week to enjoy the fresh air, company and the benefit it brings to his lungs.
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.