Cróna Tansey

When Asthma and Wanderlust Go Head to Head

Is traveling with asthma possible? Of course! But you can't take anything for granted, warns Cróna Tansey.

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. 

57 Asthma Patient Stories - Page 2

Diagnosed with Asthma? 6 Types of Doctors You Might See
3 mins
article
John Bottrell

Diagnosed with Asthma? 6 Types of Doctors You Might See

Afraid to Ask for Help with Asthma? Here’s How I Got Support
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Afraid to Ask for Help with Asthma? Here’s How I Got Support

A Day in My Life with Asthma
5 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

A Day in My Life with Asthma

Surviving University with Asthma
6 mins
article
Kerri Mackay

Surviving University with Asthma

7 Tips to Avoid Summer Asthma Triggers
2 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

7 Tips to Avoid Summer Asthma Triggers

4 People Who Inspire Me to Live Well with Asthma
5 mins
article
Kamilah Howard

4 People Who Inspire Me to Live Well with Asthma

Talking to Kids About Asthma
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Talking to Kids About Asthma

How I Take Care of My Mind and Body with Asthma
4 mins
article
Kamilah Howard

How I Take Care of My Mind and Body with Asthma

6 Memes That Describe How It Feels to Live with Asthma
2 mins
article
Kamilah Howard

6 Memes That Describe How It Feels to Live with Asthma

5 Responses for When People Don’t Take Your Asthma Seriously
2 mins
article
Kerri Mackay

5 Responses for When People Don’t Take Your Asthma Seriously

Managing Asthma Through Lifestyle Changes — Without Losing Your Lifestyle
4 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Managing Asthma Through Lifestyle Changes — Without Losing Your Lifestyle

Winter Asthma Triggers — and How to Avoid Them
3 mins
article
Kerri Mackay

Winter Asthma Triggers — and How to Avoid Them

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Will My Kids Have Asthma? How I Manage the Uncertainty

How Losing Weight Improved My Asthma Symptoms
3 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

How Losing Weight Improved My Asthma Symptoms

8 Tips for Talking About Asthma with Others
4 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

8 Tips for Talking About Asthma with Others

Learning to Accept the “New Normal” with Adult Asthma
4 mins
article
Michelle Rivas

Learning to Accept the “New Normal” with Adult 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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