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1. Introduction to breathlessness

Lots of people experience breathlessness while living with the lasting effects of COVID-19 – otherwise known as Long COVID. 

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In this video
00:01 - Meet Nikki, Respiratory Physiotherapist with experience of long COVID
00:19 - How breathlessness might make you feel
00:42 - The effects of COVID and long COVID

Next: Breathing Control →


We’ve developed this information with funding from Garfield Weston Foundation. The Foundation had no influence on the information, which was developed in line with our usual Asthma + Lung UK information production process.

Last medically reviewed: June 2021. Due for review: June 2022

This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions. Find out how we produce our information. If you’d like to see our references get in touch.