Sex and breathlessness
Living with a lung condition that leaves you short of breath can get in the way of sex and relationships. Sex is important – it’s a human need like eating, exercising and sleeping. So this information aims to make things easier for you and your partner to enjoy your love life.
Sex is an important part of life for many people, and this doesn’t have to change because you or your partner has a lung condition.
This information provides advice on how to manage your breathlessness during sex and what medications can affect your sex life.
Keeping active with a lung condition
Keeping active can help you manage your symptoms and get more out of life.
Home oxygen therapy
If you’re living with a lung condition, you may be offered home oxygen therapy if your blood oxygen levels are persistently low. We’ve put this information together to explain what home oxygen therapy is, why it’s used as a treatment and who can benefit from using it.