Cróna Tansey

Why Asthma Has More Links to Emotion than You Think

Asthma is more than wheezing and chest tightness. Cróna Tansey explores the emotional side of asthma and how she manages the effects during and after an attack.

People like you, talking about their experience with asthma.

Living with Asthma: Patient Stories and Support

Read stories from people who live with and manage asthma. Each story gives a first-person account of living with asthma, with tips for keeping active to identifying and avoiding triggers. 

47 Asthma Patient Stories

Finances, Fumes, and Frost: 3 Ways Asthma Affects My Life
6 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

Finances, Fumes, and Frost: 3 Ways Asthma Affects My Life

5 Mid-Year Goals for a Happier Life with Asthma
7 mins
article
Beki Tovey

5 Mid-Year Goals for a Happier Life with Asthma

When Asthma and Wanderlust Go Head to Head
5 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

When Asthma and Wanderlust Go Head to Head

Holidays with Chronic Illness: Planning Makes Perfect
6 mins
article
Robert Joyce

Holidays with Chronic Illness: Planning Makes Perfect

You Can Still Be a Social Butterfly with Asthma
9 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

You Can Still Be a Social Butterfly with Asthma

World Asthma Day and Let’s Talk Respiratory
3 mins
article

World Asthma Day and Let’s Talk Respiratory

4 Must-Know Tips for Returning to Work with Asthma
4 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

4 Must-Know Tips for Returning to Work with Asthma

How COVID-19 Improved Asthma Awareness
5 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

How COVID-19 Improved Asthma Awareness

How to Talk to Children About Asthma
6 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

How to Talk to Children About Asthma

Why It’s Hard to Wear a Face Mask with Asthma
4 mins
article
Olivia Fulton

Why It’s Hard to Wear a Face Mask with Asthma

How to Move on From a Very Serious Asthma Attack
3 mins
article
Olivia Fulton

How to Move on From a Very Serious Asthma Attack

4 Ways to Manage Your Asthma Care Plan in Lockdown
4 mins
article
Olivia Fulton

4 Ways to Manage Your Asthma Care Plan in Lockdown

Asthma and COVID-19: Understanding the Guidelines
4 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

Asthma and COVID-19: Understanding the Guidelines

Combatting Asthma Stereotypes
7 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

Combatting Asthma Stereotypes

How to Adapt Your Fitness Regime during Lockdown
5 mins
article
Beki Tovey

How to Adapt Your Fitness Regime during Lockdown

20 Tips to Keep Sane with Social Distancing and Asthma
7 mins
article
Cróna Tansey

20 Tips to Keep Sane with Social Distancing and Asthma

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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