When your child is diagnosed with a lung condition

If your child has been diagnosed with a breathing or lung condition you’ve probably got lots of questions and concerns.

It can be a scary time – especially if your child is very ill or has been in hospital.

Here you’ll find information and resources to help you manage your child’s condition after they have been diagnosed, including:

Last medically reviewed: September 2019. Due for review: September 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.